Refine Search

Oceanographers develop remote power module

ANCHORAGE - Oceanographers at the University of Alaska to 99 percent capacity. The oceanographers will store 55 gallons of fuel...Department of Homeland Security. Oceanographers spent two years designing and...
New animated movie on bowhead whales

...Life of the Bowhead Whale" takes its narrative and title from the 2013 calendar edited by University of Alaska Fairbanks oceanographer Steve Okkonen.The museum will host a special Fairbanks premiere of the film on Friday, Jan. 16, at 5:30 p.m. in...
Animated film explores bowhead whales

...Life of the Bowhead Whale" takes its narrative and title from the 2013 calendar edited by University of Alaska Fairbanks oceanographer Steve Okkonen.UAMN head of exhibits and digital media production Roger Topp said the film's creators hope it will improve...
Marine science symposium to start

ANCHORAGE - Marine scientists, fisheries experts and oceanographers from around the world will gather today in Anchorage. The 2010 Alaska Marine Science Symposium starts at 1:30 p.m. at the...
'Sopping wet' fall, winter ahead

...waters, says fishery research biologist Joe Orsi. Though it was initially unexplained and being called the "warm blob" by oceanographers, they now believe the warm water in the Gulf is due to something called the Pacific Decadal Oscillation, said Fritsch...
Southeast Unplugged

...sea floor heavily chafed the cables. ... Chafe was the principal factor in at least 100 cable interruptions," wrote oceanographers Bruce Heezen and G. Leonard Johnson in 1969.Anchors dropped by fishing boats broke cables, fishing trawls broke cables...
State | Local
Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...months, showing the wind was causing the changes to temperature, not the other way around.James Overland, a research oceanographer at the NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, said the study reinforced findings that the North Pacific has a lot...
Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...affect the Antarctic as they ripple through the climate system."Climate is a complicated thing," said Ted Maksym, an oceanographer at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in Massachusetts. "Understanding how these kinds of changes play out in different...
Not For Web
Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska

...patterns also bring more acidic deep-ocean water to the surface, the agency said.Co-lead author of the study, NOAA oceanographer Jeremy Mathis, said the goal was to try to quantify the potential risk and impacts from ocean acidification, a question...
My Turn: A wake-up call in Alaska's waters

...contemporary uses of Alaska's and the world's fragile, finite marine resources. ? Jeremy T. Mathis, Ph.D., is an oceanographer with the NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory in Seattle, and Steve Colt, Ph.D., is a professor of economics...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback