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On the Trails: Deep divers

...of a deep diver partially, or even almost totally, collapse, so less air is taken down to the depths, and there's less gas available to be forced into the tissues. But that is not always the case, apparently, leaving me to puzzle over what...
Where do old boats die?

...ones? Now that boaters are catching on that aluminum boats of the same length with four-stroke outboard power burn less gas and are virtually maintenance free, a familiar scenario is noticeable in neighborhoods city-wide. About every fourth...
Scientists lower Redoubt threat level

...Geologists monitored the mountain and watched as seismic activity diminished. In flights over the dome, they also detected less gas emitted. They used forward looking infrared cameras pointed at the dome to detect where cracks were occurring and where...
Sitka commemorates its first roundabout

...reduce deadly automobile accidents at intersections by 90 percent, they also decrease vehicle wait time, resulting in less gas being used and less vehicle emissions," von Scheben said.
Climber battles blizzard for chance to be first

...still in the same snow cave, and the problem is, you don't move around in a snow cave, so they're having to burn a little gas," said Princiotta, who has been able to speak to Feret every day via satellite phone. "I don't want to say they'll...
McKinley's 'little' fish wins derby

...planning a trip with the vehicle. "My wife and I will drive to Anchorage," McKinley said. "This car looks like it uses less gas than my Blazer." Charles Bingham can be reached at .
More fossil fuels is fossil foolish

...may come as a surprise to shale drillers in parts of Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Several companies plan to extract less gas in 2012 than in 2011.Why? Natural gas prices are near 10-year lows and some wells are losing money. Breakthroughs...
Municipal leaders told state needs a big gas pipeline

...for local needs, likely 8 inches instead of 48 inches, would cost somewhat less to build but would carry dramatically less gas. That means that the gas it does carry would be prohibitively expensive, Persily said. A state subsidy of $3-5 billion...
Senator: Give gas line until summer

...would have represented an overall tax increase on energy companies. Oil remains king in the state, with relatively little gas activity. Stedman wants to take another look at the gas tax this year - an idea rebuffed by Parnell, who's pushing...
Appetite of US energy use is the point, not Obama's emotion

...But if you're as angry about the spill as you ought to be, then stop fretting about the president's emotions. Buy less gas. Drive less. Conserve electricity. Until Americans begin a national 12-step program for our fossil fuel habit, we're...


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