Alaska Science Forum: Maverick red aspens in a world of gold

...of showing insects its vigor compared to its drab, easy-to-attack neighbor.? 2014 is Ned Rozell's 20th year as a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the director of the Geophysical Institute at the University of...
On the Trails: Highbush cranberries

...rough-surfaced, dark, lumpy cankers on the stem. One of the U.S. Forest Service forest pathologists at the Juneau Forestry Sciences Lab very kindly followed up on this observation, sending the specimens to a genetics lab for identification. It turned out...
Fall Arts Preview

...election to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences; an honorary doctorate in music...productivity.Oct. 10: Discovering Science and Finding the Story: Steinbeck and...Eran Hood, Professor of Environmental Science at UAS, will examine how Juneau's snow...
New Audubon study reveals climate change effects on many bird species of the longest running citizen science projects in the world) and the federal Breeding Bird Survey, Audubon's science team looked at the climate zones in...Audubon Society study, backed by strong science, highlights how global change may...
Alaska Editorial: Regents make right on bonus issue students - ones which establish relationships with researchers and no doubt draw students into University of Alaska science programs once they graduate - it seems hard to support giving funds instead to the university's top officer alone.We're...
Upcoming events by date

...Materiality for Sustainability and Productivity" with Dr. Steve Langdon, UASOct. 10: Evening at Egan lecture: Discovering Science and Finding the Story: Steinbeck and Ricketts explore the Sea of Cortez and Alaska's Outer Shores" with Katie Roger, UASOct...
NATO committee in Alaska to research Arctic issues

FAIRBANKS - A committee that advises NATO on science and technology was briefed Thursday on climate warming in Alaska.About 30 people connected to the Parliamentary Assembly Science and Technology Committee visited the University of Alaska...
For military ship, civilian science is the mission

...primary mission of supporting civilian science. The hanger is stocked full of scientific...empty room below deck that serves as a science lab."In one of those big missions where...officer Captain John Reeves said of the science lab during a tour of the ship with...
Researchers studying Pacific walrus population

...before moderating, the USGS said.Taylor said the goal of the study, published last week in the online journal Marine Mammal Science, was to provide baseline information, including information on historic population dynamics, reproductive rates and survival...
Family of man in Anchorage escalator death sues

...owner and operator of the Alaska Rendezvous Heli-Guides, was at the center attending a banquet for the International Snow Science Workshop on the night he died. According to police reports, Meiners boarded the escalator going down shortly after leaving...


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