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Alaska Science Forum: Unusual songbird meets an early snowstorm

...amazed when I step out in the morning after a cold night and I'm greeted by them," the University of Vermont emeritus professor wrote about golden-crowneds in Maine. "Our fragility in the cold makes the survival of these tiny creatures all...
Your brain's aging: Report urges ways to stay sharp

...Wisdom can indeed increase with age, and years of experience can prove invaluable, stressed Dr. Dan Blazer, an emeritus professor of psychiatry at Duke University who chaired the IOM committee."The brain ages in all of us. But there's wide...
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Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence

...letter included Elon Musk, Tesla Motors CEO; Demis Hassabis, who founded Google DeepMind; and Noam Chomsky, an emeritus professor at MIT.Sean O hEigeartaigh, the executive director of Cambridge University's Center for the Study of Existential...
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My Turn: Empire's attack on SEACC

...assumptions of DOT and is there to safeguard our public trust, something we all should be doing.? Roman Motyka is an emeritus professor of geology and geophysics with the Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska. The views expressed are his own...
The credit-card mentality of today

...can all vote and hope that a vote is worth more than a campaign contribution from outside sources. Wally Olson is emeritus professor of anthropology at the University of Alaska Southeast.
The giant waves of Lituya Bay

...triggered a wave more than 100 feet high that raced down the bay.Neil Davis, a Fairbanks author, geophysicist, and emeritus professor at the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, flew over Lituya Bay in a Super Cub two days...
Sifting through a slice of Southeast's history

...described, photographed and catalogued the artifacts in a database over several days in late April. Ackerman, now an emeritus professor at Washington State University, had a permit from the National Park Service to excavate in Ground Hog Bay. But...
New test spurs elevated focus on literacy

...of the context in which it was learned, making it harder for students to remember, said Robert Sylwester, an emeritus professor of education at the University of Oregon. Speakers on the brain said children remember what they're interested...
Remembering William Russell Jones

...the development of the technology programming currently used in the university system. Jones received the first emeritus professor award upon his retirement from UAS. Former Chancellor Marshall Lind worked with Jones as acting dean of graduate...
Evening at Egan to coincide with JWAC forum on Canada

...Canadian historian and author William Morrison. His presentation begins at 7 p.m. Friday Oct. 18. Morrison, Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Northern British Columbia, co-authored the book, "Sinking of the Princess Sophia...


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