On the Trails: Fishy fins of many uses

...have been put to more uses than you might expect. Suckers, shovels, probes, wings, legs, threats, heat generators - very versatile!Thanks to John Moran for helpful hints!? Mary F. Willson is a retired professor of ecology.
Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...investigators trying to figure out what caused the aircraft to vanish in the first place, said Jason Middleton, an aviation professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. The nature of the damage to the debris could help indicate whether the plane...
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'The conversation we're stuck with'

NEW YORK - One psychiatry professor calls it "the conversation we're stuck with," a teachable...besetting America's mental health system, says Jeffrey Swanson, a professor of psychiatry at Duke University School of Medicine."Forty...
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Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence

LONDON - Scientists and tech experts - including professor Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak...founded Google DeepMind; and Noam Chomsky, an emeritus professor at MIT.Sean O hEigeartaigh, the executive director of...
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Zuill Bailey returns to Juneau for Labor Day Concert Sept. 6

...featured with symphony orchestras across the nation and overseas. In addition to his extensive touring engagements, Bailey is Professor of Cello at the University of Texas at El Paso, and Artistic Director of the Sitka Summer Music Festival and festivals in...
My Turn: UAS offers good education close to home

...Flying University Program, studying with fellow scholars inside the Lemon Creek Correctional Center under the guidance of professor Sol Neely - a challenging experience that gave her a whole new perspective on humanity.Having grown up in Juneau, Laura...
Texas prosecutor names committee to review Sandra Bland case

...three days after someone stops using the drug."Another expert who reviewed the report, University of Florida toxicology professor Bruce Goldberger, said he believed Bland was impaired by marijuana at the time of her death. "I don't think it's possible...
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Missing teens strayed from planned route into open ocean

...this guy is dead.' And you'll go out and there he will be alive."Dr. Claude Piantadosi, a Duke University medical professor who authored "The Biology of Human Survival: Life and Death in Extreme Environments," agreed, saying the obstacles were...
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JAHC names Mayor's Awards for the Arts recipients

...States Independent Dance Council. She established her own studio, the Dance Loft in 2005, and in 2009 became an Adjunct Professor of Dance at the University of Alaska Southeast, receiving the Faculty Excellence Award in Adjunct Instruction in 2013. She...
Japan's secret campaign against the U.S.

...development of widespread fires.Last week, the Empire organized an online Q&A with Ross Coen, a University of Alaska Fairbanks professor and author of "Fu-Go: The Curious History of Japan's Balloon Bomb Attack on America." The Q&A took place on the...
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