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Empire Editorial: Is Fukushima tainting one of Alaska's most valuable resources?

...problem.It's good news Japan is seeking help. And it's good this issue is again making headlines.We urge scientists in Alaska to be proactive about conducting research and monitoring our salmon species. And we urge them to be vocal about...
Miller, Murkowski bracing for long count

...billions of dollars in projects and money to the state, and he was a longtime supporter of Murkowski. Political scientists in Alaska didn't expect the race to be this close - or for Murkowski to be in any real jeopardy, citing the fact she is...
Fairbanks school to study invasive sweet clover

FAIRBANKS - Scientists in Alaska want to discover if bees are paying a little too much attention to a stranger. The University of Alaska, Fairbanks, has received...
Polar bear scientist probe started with complaint

ANCHORAGE - An investigation of a federal scientist in Alaska whose observations of drowned polar bears spurred national publicity on climate warming was started after allegations made by another...
Officials aim to keep state's shipping hub free of rats

...around," Sinnott said. Rats can spread disease and damage everything from wiring to fishing equipment, but scientists in Alaska are most concerned about the threat they pose to millions of nesting seabirds that have no natural defenses against...
Senators question delays in polar bear protections

...staff recommendation on the bear listing has been completed and sent to Washington in mid-December by agency scientists in Alaska - where the major scientific analysis and research has been focused.


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