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My Turn: The value of living with purpose

...for what you want to achieve can help you actually live longer, regardless of when you find your purpose," says lead researcher Dr. Patrick Hill of Carleton University in Canada.To see these results exemplified in Alaska, one need look no...
Tongue piercing lets the paralyzed drive wheelchairs accurately - and on average, they performed about three times better on video game-like computer tests, said lead researcher Maysam Ghovanloo, director of Georgia Tech's bionics lab.The research, reported in the journal Science Translational...
UAF officials: Researchers win $1.7 million grant

...important subsistence animal.UAF officials say many Alaska Native organizations are participating in the study.Lead researcher Nicole Misarti of the UAF Institute of Northern Engineering says the study will give scientists a more expansive picture...
Auke Lake: home to Southeast standbys, uncommon species

...and Lake Two Creek," Stichert said. CLIMATE CHANGEUsing data provided by the research station, Tallmon and the lead researcher in a recent study, then-University of Alaska Fairbanks PhD student Ryan Kovach, found climate change causing...
Seattle set to open camp amid major hype a major issue, the NFL agreed.Doug Casa, professor of kinesiology at the University of Connecticut and the lead researcher for the Korey Stringer Institute, already has seen many health benefits resulting from the 2011 CBA.A leader in...
New rules may separate ships, seals

...six weeks of nursing to have a better chance of surviving their first winter, said wildlife biologist John Jansen, lead researcher for the study. It suggests measures as severe as a blanket exclusion of cruise ships during pupping and molting...
Study: Infant abuse high in Alaska

...abuse, but those in Pennsylvania, Scotland and Colorado found much lower rates, said Brad Gessner, one of the lead researchers and a pediatrician and epidemiologist with the state Division of Public Health. According to the report presented...
Ancient mask from Alaska ghost village returned to Natives

...where it came from. Her hunt for the mask's origins began with an online search that led her to Deanna Kingston, lead researcher in an Oregon State University study of King Island and its former inhabitants. Kingston, whose mother was born on...
Capital move would devastate Southeast economy, new report says

...losing the capital. "We'd lose somewhere between a quarter and a third of our economy," said Jim Calvin, lead researcher for the Juneau-based McDowell Group. "It has implications for virtually everyone in the community." The report...
Sea ice melting as Arctic temperatures rise

...S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. In addition to Richter-Menge, Overland and Perovich, lead researchers included Mary-Louise Timmermans at Yale University; Jason Box, Ohio State University; Mike Gill, Environment...


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