California looks to Australia for tips on surviving drought

...local ordinances are being rewritten to allow families to recycle water from rains and from showers. But the rooftop-rain collectors, stormwater cisterns and bathwater-recycling for gardens common in Australia remain rarities.___MIRACLES OF TECHNOLOGYAUSTRALIA...
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See the future in flowers

...making worldwide contacts and getting seed from public gardens and collectors in England, Scotland, Germany and the Czech Republic."Through seed exchanges and fellow collectors, Jensen has obtained seeds from around the world, including Norway...
What's in Bloom: Yellow candelabra primrose

...gardeners. Native to the high, wet meadows of Sichuan and Yunnan in China, it was first collected by the renowned plant collector Frank Kingdon-Ward in 1913 and adapts well to Juneau's notoriously damp climate. It grows best in humus-rich, damp...
Tlingit Dagger Points to Hidden History arrived to words spoken:"This came to us from the sky."Unlike Tlingit artifact knives locked in private vaults of collectors who measure value in assessed dollars and solitary possession, the Killer Whale Dagger is a unique treasure, surrounded...
Caribou antlers abundant at auction

ANCHORAGE - Collectors seeking caribou antlers had plenty to choose from in the 2015 Hide and Horn auction, a sale of seized animal parts by the state...
Alaskan photographer's work exhibited in Barcelona and Rome

...ago, and has been published in print and digital publications. It has also been in US exhibitions and purchased by private collectors.Levy currently teaches "Ethics in Media and Photography" at the Kenai campus of the University of Alaska. He has been...
Museum show takes on art and early TV

...Groucho Marx, Man Ray, Aline B. Saarinen and William S. Paley himself, the founder and president of CBS, an avid art collector who served on the board of the Museum of Modern Art for half a century.Saarinen, the daughter of amateur painters who took...
Colorful beetle find earns Fairbanks boy special title of 'collector'

FAIRBANKS - Eleven-year-old Caleb Seekins loves bugs.So he is pretty excited to now be listed as "collector" on a special insect now part of the collection at the University of Alaska Museum of the North.Seekins found a "Carabus vietinghoffi...
Off the Beaten Path: The ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...disenchanted with society. In 1904 he began trapping, living off the land and hunting brown bears, mostly for scientific collectors. In 1907 he was hired to work with the Alexander Expeditions, primarily to guide southern naturalists on their quest to...
SHI to hold public viewing at Santa Fe Indian Market Aug. 15

...Santa Fe Indian Market in its continuing effort to familiarize collectors with Northwest Coast art.The event will include a display...smaller scale to maintain a connection with the market's collectors, Worl said."We felt it was really important to go to Santa...


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