Making green: Peony growers blossoming in Alaska, Southeast

...cut flowers."Really, truly, we did not know what we were doing. We were bumbling along," she said. "There was no researcher I could call and say 'How do I do this?' in the whole U.S."Holloway is the director of the Georgeson Botanical Garden...
Alaska Science Forum: Climate researcher: There's still time, but not much

...the monarchs."I wonder if we are witnessing the extermination of a species," Hansen, the 73-year-old longtime NASA researcher said to a crowd of about 3,000 people in San Francisco's Moscone Center. Hansen was the headline speaker at the Fall...
Researcher: Arctic bears may survive ice-free planet

A professor of animal genetics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Natural Resources and Extension has estimated when and how brown, black and polar bears diverged - and that data offers some hope for polar bears' survival as the earth's climate warms.
Seavey scales waterfall to win Iditarod

...know, bachelors and Bigfoots are real.Matter of fact, I know some singles hangouts that could be deemed, in the words of researcher James "Bobo" Fay, "A very squatchy place."I get it.And I get "Deadliest Catch," "Alaska: The Last Frontier...
Family follows footsteps of ancestor in Alaska "Treadwell."Mystery solved.While the whole family is interested in genealogy, Oystein said he's the most avid researcher, and while "online sources are fantastic," he said, "nothing beats being here.""I love history. History says something...
"The Settling of the Mendenhall Valley" to be the focus of Saturday talk

Local historian, researcher and speaker Jim Geraghty will share his research into the people and events that shaped the settling of the Mendenhall Valley at...
Whitman shines light on a 'dark chapter' of Alaska history forgotten." - Rudyard KiplingHistorian and storyteller are generally understood to be two different things: serious researcher versus imaginative tale-spinner. But local librarian Mark Whitman embodies both roles in equal measure, reuniting the...
Council to ask questions on Alaska grown food

...production, held its first meeting on the subject in Nome on Friday, with a second meeting Monday in Juneau, KTOO reported.Researcher Lia Heifetz said Haines holds the highest promise to grow food in southeast Alaska.Heifetz's study noted that there is...
Finnish researcher in Kodiak to study Alutiiq bows

KODIAK - A Finnish researcher and expert in Alutiiq archery is on Kodiak Island to do some learning but is doing some teaching as well, spreading the skills...
One researcher withdraws, one excused from Pebble study review

JUNEAU - One researcher has withdrawn and another has been excused from participation in the upcoming review of studies released by the group behind a...


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