Symphony review: A scoreless winner

...loud, knew exactly what technical advice to offer to each instrumentalist is beyond my ken! Some once believed that, a millennium-and-a-half ago, a dove sat on the shoulder of Pope Gregory I to coo the Medieval Chants into his ear. By some similar...
Arctic reverses trend, is warmest in 2 millennia

...the Earth's orbit that caused the region to get less direct sunlight. Indeed, the Arctic had been cooling for nearly two millennia before reversing course in the last century and starting to warm as human activities added greenhouse gases to the atmosphere...
Herring search spans millennia

Southeast Alaska's Pacific herring populations seem to be on the rebound, but even in fisheries regarded as healthy, some contend herring are significantly depleted from historical levels indicated by archaeological records and cultural memory.
Russian hunters get donation from North Slope borough

...informal gatherings like we just saw," she said. "The Inuit lived their lives without regard to political boundaries for millennia and the kinship shared between the Inuit people of Alaska and Chukotka stands as a testament of that fact."The Siberian...
SHI aims to rebuild stocks to culturally, archaeologically indicated levels at historical locations

...the same bays to spawn every year and the archaeological record demonstrates consistency in spawning locations through the millennia."Over the course of the program, SHI hopes to develop monitoring factors related to spawning success, like water conditions...
Senate candidates weigh in on same-sex marriage

...campaign by Sen. Lisa Murkowski: "The definition of marriage as between one man and one woman comes down to us through the millennia. Alaskans have overwhelmingly endorsed this general concept by adopting a constitutional amendment affirming traditional...
Understanding climate change impacts vital for Alaska industries

...balloons. Of course, the indigenous peoples of the Arctic knew the promise of that region, lived off its resources for millennia and created a vibrant culture.At this critical juncture, our nation - led by Alaskans - has a responsibility to take full...
World famous activist to speak in Juneau

...models. He is the recipient of several international awards including the Swedish "Right Livelihood Award," the Indian "Millennium Gandhi Award" and the Japanese "Hiwano Peace Prize." He has been nominated twice for the Nobel Peace prize. He has been...
Evening at Egan Lecture Series kicks off Friday Twice nominated for the Nobel Peace prize, he has been awarded the Swedish Right Livelihood Award, the Indian 'Millennium Gandhi Award' and the Niwano Peace Prize in Japan. His Juneau lecture builds on ideas expressed in "The Wisdom of Sustainability...
'It always starts with one person'

...and exiled, but also nominated twice for a Nobel Peace Prize. He has been awarded the Swedish Right Livelihood Award, the Millennium Gandhi Award and the Niwano Peace Prize.Sulak will speak at two engagements in Juneau. The Juneau World Affairs Council...


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