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Alaska Science Forum: Human-powered torpedo on Alaska's remote island

...The sub is like an unprotected museum piece into which infrequent visitors can wedge themselves into its shards of rusted metal. They can imagine what it must have been like to be the pilot or navigator, only one of whom was able to stand in...
Explorer shares Juneau's mining origins

...trails are here because of the mines," Weed noted.Less than five minutes into the hike, Weed stops to explain how a rusted metal piece of stamp mill equipment had fallen off a wagon years ago and remains to this day. A few minutes later he stops...
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Gallery Walk: The biggest art event of the year

...30-7 p.m. Juzeler's multi-media show, "Work," will include ceramic and glass pieces, found objects, rusted metal, wood and wax. "I've found I love glass," Juzeler said. "The solidness and the fluidity it embodies falls right...
Locals clean hundreds of pounds of garbage from Sandy Beach

...Nine-year-old Ben Krall walked along Sandy Beach in Douglas with his mother Saturday, collecting garbage from beach parties and rusted metal left over from the days of the Treadwell Mine. "That's not very pretty," the Harborview Montessori fourth-grader...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...said. "It was a lengthy process because that mountainside has not only loose scree at a very steep angle but also rusted metal from an old mining snow shed. It's very dangerous going." The injured man arrived at Bartlett Regional Hospital...
Splat! Guns, paint add up to a ball

...Paint balls flew by, splattering the walls in bright green, fuschia and orange. A few pinged and echoed as they hit a rusted metal chute. ``I'm hit,'' said Weed, coming out with his hands up. Green paint stained his right shoulder. One...
Indian village, then and now

...fastidiously kept homes, but much of the property is carpeted with the emblems of abandonment: old cars, tangles of rusted metal, ramshackle trailers and vacant lots. The change, depending on the point of view, can be attributed to neglect and...
Artist prepares last gallery show

...portraits and photography, there is plenty of abstract art to tickle the eyes. A collection of small pieces is made of rusted metal gathered from Ward Cove and attached to textured and painted canvas with wires and adorned with beads.Naab described...
Cleanup hits city beaches

...kicking in, and I hope in the future more people show up." Stoddard said he picked up beer cans, broken glass, rusted metal and scrap wood. "Everything from large to small. Some of it is brought in from the road, and a lot of it comes in...
Gallery bounces back

...collections of stuff, anything from Eskimo artifacts to little bits of odd glass to semi-precious stones and bits of rusted metal," he said. "They're known as charm earrings, and what I encourage people to do is take them apart and change...
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