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Kupreanof fossils paint picture of a warm and ancient Earth

...scientists have found dinosaur skeletons, palm fronds, and other ancient fossils not only near Kake, but also near the Malaspina Glacier near Yakutat, the Matanuska coal fields, and other places. Many of those finds are now at the Museum of the North...
Alaska Science Forum: Number of Alaska glaciers is everchanging

...glaciers flow from different accumulation areas and merge into a single ice mass at the terminus. The Agassiz and Malaspina glaciers are good examples of this.What most people usually see is the very lowest part of a glacier, the glacier tongue...
In the Stacks: New fiction

...caprice."Blueprints of the Afterlife," by Ryan Boudinot. How can an Alaskan resist reading a book in which the Malaspina glacier has become sentient and devastated population centers throughout North America? Taking current technology trends and...
Surfing Yakutat

...the freshly manicured grass. It was like a slice of heaven seeing the waves crashing down on the beach with the Malaspina Glacier and the St. Elias Mountains in the background. The experienced surfers of the group were super stoked, leading...
Glacier meltdown picks up pace

...reported in the 1790s as a small "embayment" along the coast that retreated 60 miles inland. The Bering and Malaspina glaciers, the state's largest, have been losing a cubic kilometer of water per year, Molnia said. Research has also...
Alaskan family gears up for two-month wilderness expedition between a series of base camps on the ice of Malaspina Glacier and across the terrain surrounding this glacier...shrinking glacier.The pair first experienced the Malaspina Glacier when they moved northward during their 2007 trek...
McKittrick, Higman to attend 'Wild Coast' screening

...and Higman now have two children, but they have no plans to slow down. In the works: a two-month trip to the Malaspina Glacier. See the film at 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at Centennial Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults...
Alaska's Hispanic community

...established settlements in Alaska, they left behind place names such as Valdez, Cordova, Revillagigedo Island and the Malaspina Glacier. Two centuries later, there are growing Hispanic communities throughout our state. Since 1980, Alaska's Hispanic...
2011 Sports Year in review, Part II

...Cancer Connection.? Trekkers Erin McKittrick and Bretwood Higman, of Seldovia, begin a two-month expedition on Malaspina Glacier with children Lituya, 8 months, and Katmai, 2-1/2.? Sept. 16: Discover Eaglecrest Day offers locals a taste of...
Search for missing plane continues

...emergency beacon.The search for a Piper PA-32 Cherokee piloted by Alan Foster has focused on the area around the Malaspina Glacier near Yakutat.Foster landed Monday afternoon in Yakutat, refueled and took off for Anchorage.The airplane was...
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