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Willow ptarmigan

...incubation, she covers the nest and eggs herself at least ninety percent of the time, seldom leaving to find food. Both male and female defend the eggs and, later, the chicks. A study in northern British Columbia found that, on average, about fifty-four...
He? She? Ze? Colleges add gender-free pronouns, alter policy

...the past few years."Beyond pronouns, more colleges are updating forms that in the past let students pick between male and female only. Applications to the University of California system include more options starting this year, letting students...
"Fairy tale" romance, partnership for Juneau dance teachers

...classes, as well, and find out more at or by calling 463-LEAP."We can work with both (male and female roles), because we've been both," Diana said. "It's a nice marriage to bring into a studio where you have...
DIPAC area closed to king harvest preserve what's out there to get them to come up the ladder."The hatchery's brood stock is the number of male and female salmon from which it takes eggs and milt every year. They need between 200 and 220 female salmon, and the same number...
Portions of Unit 4 closed to mountain goat harvest

...through closures guided by the management plan. The 2015 management plan is similar to the 2014 plan with distinct male and female guideline harvest levels by zones on Baranof Island. As in prior seasons, nanny harvest will be more restrictive...
On the Trails: Sojourn in Sitka

...found a "smack" of moon jellies - there must have been millions of them. They are said to be short-lived, and males and females are separate individuals. They feed chiefly on zooplankton and size reportedly depends in part on how well fed they...
On the Trails: Parasitic flowering plants live off the roots of others

...mistletoe alters the balance of growth hormones in hemlocks (and sometimes other species), causing the "brooms." Male and female mistletoe plants are separate, with very small, inconspicuous flowers. Pollination is mostly by wind. When the...
On the Trails: Being a flower

...pass on their genes through both male and female functions. Passing on genes...Most flowers contain both male and female parts, although sometimes the...or on different plants. When males and females are separate, we sometimes see...
Living & Growing: The beauty of life

...Bible. In the book of Genesis, it says, "God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them" (1:27). I believe we are a special creation of God, unique from all the rest of His creations...
Athlete Of The Year and searching for Bigfoot (c'mon National Geographic Channel), I am finally ready to attempt to pick a 2014 male and female Athlete of the Year for Juneau.There are no big gold medals for this, no doorstop-sized trophies, no free dinners...


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