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Scientists use CSI-style tests to count Alaska wolf packs

...buzzing low above Prince of Wales Island, scientists sometimes spot the wolves after a good...relationships among the animals. The more scientists know about the wolves, the theory goes...wolves and coyotes in that state. The scientists used plywood lined with barbed wire...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-06/scientists-use-csi-style-tests-count-al
State
Herring search spans millennia

...adjust fishing policy, but Alaska Department of Fish and Game scientists have said that would be difficult.ADF&G estimatesADF...decline, they may be keeping depleted stocks down, some scientists say. Unlike salmon, sometimes herring spawning populations...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-11/herring-search-spans-millennia
Outdoors
Exploring history

...that information to the king, while remaining respectful of the people he encountered. His crew of 215 included multiple scientists, astronomers, naturalists, artists and musicians.Ruddy said King Louis XVI's curiosity about far-flung communities...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-10/exploring-history
Art
Ant-Man

Opens Friday, Jul 31, 2015 Synopsis: The Marvel character Ant-Man gets the big screen treatment with this film focusing on Henry Pym, a scientist who develops powers to grow and shrink in size. The script was penned by Edgar Wright and Attack the Block's Joe Cornish. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Patrick Wilson Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Scientists ask Obama to protect old growth forest

...More than 75 U.S. and Canadian scientists have sent a letter to President Barack...America's old-growth forest.The scientists include two former chiefs of the U...but faces the threat of logging, the scientists said."As far as I know, the Tongass...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-26/scientists-ask-obama-protect-old-growth
State
Scientists ask Obama to protect old growth forest

...More than 75 U.S. and Canadian scientists have sent a letter to President Barack...America's old-growth forest.The scientists include two former chiefs of the U...but faces the threat of logging, the scientists said."As far as I know, the Tongass...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-25/scientists-ask-obama-protect-old-growth
State
Broken sensor causes flooding false alarm

...phenomenon known as a jökulhlaup.Scientists from several agencies have been tracking...basin's depth stopped working July 4. Scientists from the University of Alaska Southeast...basin) had released very suddenly."Scientists fixed the problem and sensors are now...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-07/broken-sensor-causes-flooding-false-ala
Local
Researcher charged in HIV vaccine fraud case

...prosecutors have taken the rare step of filing charges against a scientist after he admitted falsifying data that led to millions in...It's an important case because it is extremely rare for scientists found to have committed fraud to be held accountable by the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-06-25/researcher-charged-hiv-vaccine-fraud-
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Fish success

...Point is a good place to fish for king salmon in late April and May. What they don't know is why. Bill Heard, a retired scientist with NOAA, has a theory that answers that question. "I've followed this for many years," he said. The majority of...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/fish-success
Outdoors
Some SeaWorld mammals live longer in captivity

...be as good as nature (or better, which is really what they should be shooting for)," said Naomi Rose, a marine mammal scientist at the Animal Welfare Institute in an email, referring to the overall captive orca population.Jett said the killer whales...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-07-04/some-seaworld-mammals-live-longer-cap
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