MIT economist: Kick the oil habit

...Alaska Fairbanks' Vice Chancellor of Research Dan White did share some Alaska-born...political), they're not an outsourced research and development department and they're...Cluster Montagne is not an outsourced research and development department, Stern would...
Wildlife Wednesday: Southeast's moose

...Alaska Wildlife Alliance Southeast Chapter's upcoming Wildlife Wednesday, a monthly series of lectures. Kevin White, a research biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, will give a talk called "Ecology of Moose in Southeast Alaska...
Fireside talk: Alexander Archipelago Wolves

...analysis of the animals' hair samples and remote camera imagery, among other methods. Logan will share some of that recent research.The first lecture is at 6:30 p.m.; the second, identical lecture is at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.The lecture...
Alaska Science Forum: Digging up Augustine's top-heavy legacy

...anything.? Ned Rozell is a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research community.
For traders, oil's plunge takes a toll on egos and accounts

...June. And with little consensus about where crude's headed, the decision to buy or sell is more complicated.Bernstein Research - bullish on oil throughout the collapse - predicts higher prices this year. Citigroup says oil will begin to rise later this...
NFL players who started young show more thinking problems

...which can only be diagnosed after death.Stern said the research does not lead to any simple solutions.Among the limitations...that age whose brains are rapidly developing?"Stern, whose research into CTE has helped lead to a greater understanding of the...
University of Alaska dedicates herb book to Fairbanks expert

...maintained by Fay and volunteers who called themselves the "Herb Bunch" and continued research on the best varieties for the sub-arctic.Fay's research and class handouts provided the framework for the new book. It has chapters on cultivating...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...seen a resurgence of those things."Styrofoam is a big deal, because it's hard to get rid of," said Tory O'Connell, Research Director for the Sitka Sound Science Center. "They come floating in. Bears and otters play with them. The weather breaks...
Innovation Summit opens today

...the Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management Group at the MIT Sloan School of Management. His research has focused on entrepreneurial strategy and innovation. Some of Stern's more recent studies include: the impact of clusters...
NASA brings earthquake monitoring to Ketchikan

...Scholars Program began cutting-edge earthquake monitoring research in a partnership with NASA this past week.It's part of...The project also allows students to invest themselves in research, too, Fortunato said."When you teach these types of subjects...


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