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My Turn: Protecting Alaska through carbon sculpting

...can read all about it at NASA's Science News website on climate change. Burning hydrocarbons is an exothermal chemical reaction that separates carbon from hydrogen by adding back the oxygen atoms that were released into the atmosphere. This...
Half-shell hopes

...Acidification is caused when carbon dioxide from air pollution is absorbed by the ocean, creating carbolic acid. That chemical reaction makes the ocean more acidic, creating conditions that can eat away at the shells of crabs, lobster and shellfish...
'One-pot' meth lab found in Juneau home the Kanata Street home at about 3:10 p.m., according to a trooper dispatch."One-pot" means that the chemical reaction is confined within one pot, usually a soda bottle.The lab was processed by investigators with the Alaska Bureau...
Two held for allegedly cooking meth in Hoonah lab

...One-pot is a nickname because basically the chemical reaction is all done within the one pot," explained Sgt...16-ounce soda bottles.The drugs were in an active chemical reaction stage when police arrived on scene, according to...
Northwest Digest

...having sold the winning ticket. Chemical reaction trips Hanford alarm RICHLAND...Reservation on Sunday evening after a chemical reaction set off a fire alarm. No radioactive...The Energy Department said a chemical reaction involving sodium and potassium...
3 moose confirmed dead from chokecherry, yew

...buds are chewed and swallowed, they react with chemicals in the rumen, the first division of the stomach. The chemical reaction releases cyanide gas that can kill a moose in 20 minutes, Beckmen said. But it all depends on when the moose browses...
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State briefs

...investigation. State troopers said the lab was the first in the Interior to use a "cold cook" method, using a chemical reaction involving anhydrous ammonia to generate heat and cook the drug. Methamphetamine is an addictive stimulant. Labs...
Alaska tops EPA's list for toxic chemical releases

...serious health dangers. The runoff is created when the rock piles are exposed to air and moisture, setting off a chemical reaction that produces acidity. Just because the rock piles have government permits doesn't make them safe, she said...
State Briefs

...Westinghouse "solid oxide fuel cell" unit that will convert low-pressure natural gas directly into electricity through a chemical reaction similar to what is used in a battery. The fuel cell will produce direct current electricity and convert it to alternating...
My turn: Sculptor proposes good use for tailings

...Encase the waste tailings in one of several formulas adding a bonding agent rendering the substance inert to any chemical reaction involving oxygen or water. The projected caliber of charted hardness is scaled at 7 to 7.5. The team can develop...


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