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WhaleFest explores gizmos, gadgets of cetacean science

...of which involved material stretched around the animal's neck, Jensen said. Rope, fishing line, packing bands, rubber bands - all can contribute to the problem - though packing bands are the worst. "It's a bit of a mystery how they get...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-12/whalefest-explores-gizmos-gadgets-cetac
Local
For natural dyes, look to the yard or kitchen

...minutes. Wet fabric absorbs dye much better than dry fabric does. For tie-dyed fabrics, just fold and then wrap rubber bands around the still-dry fabric first.Strain the onionskins from the big dye pot and discard them, then bring the pigmented...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-23/natural-dyes-look-yard-or-kitchen
Neighbors
The art of Mardi Gras mask-making

...leather, for things like horns, you'll want to fasten it in some way so it will dry and harden in the shape you want - rubber bands and binder clips can be helpful for fastening.You can bend or curve the leather by wrapping a rubber band around it...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-02-27/art-mardi-gras-mask-making
Art
Do either of these guys live in reality?

...scene," said the first guy. "Don't you know who this man is?" the second guy said again, his voice now tight as rubber bands. "He could have been running this whole country." "I'm sorry, sir," said the kid, nervous but not yielding...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082200/Ope_reality.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...scene," said the first guy. "Don't you know who this man is?" the second guy said again, his voice now tight as rubber bands. "He could have been running this whole country." "I'm sorry, sir," said the kid, nervous but not yielding...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082200/Ope_reality.shtml
Mixing fun with challenges

...Erik, 9, is occupied by squirting dyes from ketchup-style containers into a wet T-shirt bundled inside a web of rubber bands. "Do you want to do a rainbow, sweetie, or do you want to do your own design," counselor Lia Carpeneti, 19...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071303/loc_camp.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...little ice at the edge of the water. I took him out of his box - he was gorgeous, about 2 pounds and still lively, no rubber bands on his claws - and placed him tail-first into the water. As you had predicted, he waved to us as he, with a quick...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031200/Ope_comment.shtml
Dad learns a lofty lesson

...bags and clear tape, a design that provides more capacity at lower weight than either latex or Mylar. Soda straws and rubber bands formed a harness for the camera. Two lightweight fishing lines tethered the balloons and the harness. I set the camera...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091907/nei_20070919003.shtml
Neighbors
One year later

...extend his fingers. The staff at Bartlett fashioned a device for each hand, with eyelets glued to his fingertips and rubber bands holding his fingers in a slack position at a 90-degree angle from his palm. "We had to exercise them four times...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011605/loc_20050116001.shtml
News
Program aims for more female engineers

...teams and gave them a real-world engineering problem. With just a few items to choose from (pipe cleaners, tape, rubber bands, straws, paper, cardboard, paper clips, cups, popsicle sticks and clay), the girls were tasked with building...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-01-29/program-aims-more-female-engineers
Neighbors

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