Second Street Cafe: Group photography exhibit

...temperate and tropical rainforests in this group photography exhibit, which opened in May. Featured locations include Ecuatorial Guinea on the west coast of Africa and Alaska, with the photographs demonstrating fewer differences between them than just temperature...
Letter: Dad's WWII letter mentioned A-bomb

...U-235 from U-238 knew little or nothing of the reason for their work. Yet, my father, serving with the U. S. Army in New Guinea, wrote this in a letter home June 30, 1944, more than 13 months before the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima:"Yes...
Donovan to analyze US team during World Cup

...never tested at close to full capacity. So heads of state, VIPs and other lucky ticket holders will, like it or not, become guinea pigs by making up the first crowd to completely fill the stadium and put full strain on all its facilities, safety plans and...
Ocean acidification threatens marine life

NORMANBY ISLAND, Papua New Guinea - Katharina Fabricius plunged from...crisscrossed the Pacific Ocean from Papua New Guinea to Alaska, interviewed nearly 150...the sea.In six trips to Papua New Guinea, Fabricius was surprised to see sea...
Pets left in freezing temps troubling Alaska trend

FAIRBANKS - The adoption Saturday of 21 hamsters and guinea pigs reflects a troubling trend of animal abandonment at...The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the hamsters and guinea pigs were dropped off by an unnamed good Samaritan who said...
Pets of the week for March 31, 2013

AliA sweet guinea pig looking for gentle friends to share my life with, I can be a bit shy when meeting new people so I may seem startled at first...
On the Trails: Where to put freshly laid eggs

...a nest, of course! But it is a tad more complicated than that. For instance, there are some mammals in Australia and New Guinea that produce milk to nourish their young, but they lay eggs and care for them until they hatch. The duck-billed platypus...
One little cure

...She hadn't been around rabbits or guinea pigs since she was a child. She'd never...friends with Emma the rabbit and Sears the guinea pig, investigated the tastiness of my...things where she wants them. Sears, the guinea pig, is curious about drinks. Malley...
Off the Beaten Path: The journeys we make

...Long Island fishermen, to Lake Baikal, to an expedition to film great white sharks underwater for the first time, to a New Guinea tribe that still lived in a similar manner to the Stone Age, to Native American rights, to Cesar Chavez and farm worker's...
Five Good Reads for Earth Day

...executive in New York City, except every now and again he'd disappear into the Amazon rain forest, the Highlands of New Guinea or the African jungle and risk his life documenting cultures that were disappearing before his eyes. He fell into a man trap...


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