Exhibits at the Anchorage Museum

...EXHIBITIONSAll exhibitions are included with museum admission unless otherwise noted. Gyre: The Plastic Ocean, on view through Sept. 7"Gyre: The Plastic Ocean" tells a global marine debris story through the work of 26 artists hailing from Australia...
Look out for lice as school starts

...linens, jackets, hats and other potentially lice-laced items at a temperature of at least 140 degrees, or sealing them in a plastic bag for at least 72 hours to be sure to kill any and all lice lying in wait. Though most parents don't want to be on record...
Seattle teens dive into international underwater robotics competition

...With a budget of about $500, their robot is made of donated items and whatever they had lying around:They use PVC, or plastic pipes; an old printer feeder is used as reducing gears; the hand is a curry comb used to groom horses; the lights are LED...
'Suspicious' lightsaber draws police

...officer didn't have to use the force to realize what it was: a plastic Star Wars lightsaber toy."It was not explosive in any way...Kalwara said.The confusion may have been in part because the plastic, expandable lightsaber was taped to a stick and found in the...
Brita recalling children's water bottles

...and hold 15 ounces of liquid. They have fold-up straws and filters that sit inside the straw below the lid.The removable plastic wrap on the bottle at time of purchase has model number BB07. The following UPC codes were used: 60258-35883 on the Dora...
Fairbanks Rescue Mission expands recycling program to include plastics

...expanded to take in plastic. Vehicles lined No. 1 and No. 2 plastics. Also new are drop-off...flatbed truck full of plastics," he said. Justin...recycling center added plastics. "We hate throwing...used by landscapers. Plastic will be sold overseas...
Pure Sole: The love of the game

...his first steps, he developed an interest in the game.A plastic portable adjustable hoop on the family's back deck was to where it should come down. A nerf hoop led to a small plastic goal and then one made of iron."He would stand at the door...
Climate change crusaders cruise through Juneau conducting clean-ups as they pass through. "What we do is we collect plastic on beaches and mountaintops. So far we have collected about 50,000 kilos of plastic," he said. In exchange for offering free presentations at schools and community...
Africa dreams

...I'd ever heard." The sound was of children "banging on plastic jugs with sticks, and dancing and singing" in practice for...When it happened to Ainza and Lott, they were carrying plastic shopping bags with bottled water."We didn't carry anything...
CEO: Sealaska bringing focus back to SE

...Southeast. Sealaska previously owned companies all over the world, including one in Guadalajara, Mexico - a factory that made plastic caps for cleaning products.Having a huge spread of companies "was much too great a task," Mallott said. He said that...


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