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35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

...it is time for the rest of the world to take notice and also to take action to address the root causes of climate change."This summer, the sea ice's annual low point was the sixth smallest since satellite monitoring began in 1979.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/35000-walrus-come-ashore-northwest-alas
State
Local Sports Schedule

...hotmail.com. Fundraiser for the Harborview Triathlon Club.Sunday, Oct. 26JUMP ROPEHome, 2-3 p.m., Juneau Jumper Satellite program. This program allows participants, ages kindergarten to adult, to learn basic jump rope skills and tricks from...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-01/local-sports-schedule
Sports
Local sports schedule

...hotmail.com. Fundraiser for the Harborview Triathlon Club.Sunday, Oct. 26JUMP ROPEHome, 2-3 p.m., Juneau Jumper Satellite program. This program allows participants, ages kindergarten to adult, to learn basic jump rope skills and tricks from...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-02/local-sports-schedule
Sports
Sea life, poisons and learning about science

...how the ocean and atmosphere can affect each other and what man-made products can do to the environment.Students made satellites out of a grapefruit, paper plates and skewers and placed them around the beach to track currents. Once students realized...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-09-21/sea-life-poisons-and-learning-about
Neighbors
For military ship, civilian science is the mission

...and one for the Coast Guard. The first mission was actually a follow-up from a few years ago. NASA was calibrating its satellites at that time, and discovered an algae bloom under the ice that appeared earlier in the season that anyone had ever seen before...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/emily-russo-miller/2014-09-10/military-ship-ci
Empire Editorial: Waking up from Alaska's aerospace dream

...launch complex would welcome rockets and satellites bound for polar orbits.The companies that launch satellites need contractors, and they would turn...and it's best suited for delivering satellites to polar orbits, ones that go north...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-29/empire-editorial-waking-alaskas-aeros
Opinion
Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...total ice extent.In fact, since scientists started making satellite observations in the late 1970s, they have watched winter...ice extent and 80 more days of ice cover since 1979, when satellites began tracking changes. But along the Antarctic Peninsula...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-03/antarctic-sea-ice-growth-does-not-neg
Not For Web
Ketchikan students to use earthquake sensors

...earthquake sensor platforms.School district technology coordinator Bill Whicker says the platforms transmit data up to a satellite.He says Ketchikan students will be "interfacing with NASA engineers" to provide quality control on the data.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-12/ketchikan-students-use-earthquake-senso
State
Kodiak High works with NASA on temblor project

...School District Stewart McDonald told the Mirror. "They're going to be installing the earthquake sensors that talk to the satellites. They will be installed right here, we'll have students working on these projects directly with the scientific community...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-14/kodiak-high-works-nasa-temblor-project
State
The history of oil wealth

...change in tax rates was far more dramatic."For a number of satellites, the ELF went from zero to 0.89," Williams said. "So it was a very substantial increase for the satellites..."When both the state and the oil companies recognized...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-15/history-oil-wealth
State

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