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Threat level of Alaska volcano upgraded

...Cleveland is not monitored with seismic instruments. Observatory officials say minor ash plumes were observed in satellite data after two of the explosions. The height of the plumes is not known.The volcano is located on an uninhabited island...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-03/threat-level-alaska-volcano-upgraded
State
Web shedding new light on Aurora

ANCHORAGE - The Internet is opening up a world of information to astronomy buffs and scientists who are using satellite data to get a good look at the northern lights. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has four polar-orbiting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012901/Loc_Aurora.html
Local
Dome grows in Alaska's Cleveland Volcano

...flights.The Alaska Volcano Observatory detected elevated surface temperatures Jan. 24 at Cleveland's summit. Satellite data obtained last week indicated that a growing lava dome on the floor of the summit crater had reached about 328 feet...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-07/dome-grows-alaskas-cleveland-volcano
State
Alaska bucks the global temperature trend

...consecutive year, the yearly global temperature in 2012 was warmer than average. That temperature, calculated from satellite data by researchers with NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, was about 58.3 degrees Fahrenheit (Fairbanks's...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-02-15/alaska-bucks-global-temperature-tren
Outdoors
Budget cuts pare real-time monitoring of volcanoes

...helicopter crews can fly to repair equipment in remote locations, from 140 days in 2008 to 36.The observatory still uses satellite data, infrasound and reports from pilots and others to detect eruptions. But none of those offer real-time information...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-15/budget-cuts-pare-real-time-monitoring-v
State
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...buffs and scientists who are using satellite data to get a good look at the northern...buffs and scientists who are using satellite data to get a good look at the northern...buffs and scientists who are using satellite data to get a good look at the northern...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012901/Loc_Aurora.shtml
Volcano on Alaska's remote Aleutians oozes lava

...with the effusion of lava within the summit crater at the uninhabited island about 940 miles southwest of Anchorage.Satellite data last week showed a "thermal anomaly," indicating the lava dome was growing.Observers were able to measure the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2011-09-21/volcano-alaskas-remote-aleutians-ooze
Not For Web
My turn: Beware 'precautionary principle' in climate change

...before the volcano got mad. The fact is, the science addressing climate change is still in its infancy. Reliable satellite data wasn't available until the mid-to-late-1970s, during the time when scientists were more worried about global...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011708/opi_237525154.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Beware 'precautionary principle' in climate change

...on the important issues at The fact is, the science addressing climate change is still in its infancy. Reliable satellite data wasn't available until the mid-to-late-1970s, during the time when scientists were more worried about global...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011708/opi_20080117003.shtml
Opinion
Climate scientist: 'The Arctic is screaming'

...was just four years earlier, according to new NASA satellite data obtained by The Associated Press. "The Arctic is...the Greenland ice sheet, according to preliminary satellite data to be released by NASA Wednesday. That's 15 percent...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121207/sta_20071212025.shtml
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