Wettest summer on record in Fairbanks

...had such a wet summer. Though much has been made of this year's El Nino, a cycle of warm ocean currents in the south Pacific, Alaska Fire Service meteorologist Sharon Alden said its effect on Alaska is relatively small, especially in summer...
Army rocket explodes after taking off

...flight test of the Advanced Hypersonic Weapon on Nov. 17, 2011, flew the weapon from Hawaii to Kwajalein Atoll in the South Pacific.The test Monday was designed to enhance previous ground testing, modeling and simulation, Schumann said. Traveling...
JAHC to host evening of South Pacific fusion music and dance on Sunday

...the season this weekend with the South Pacific fusion music and dance of Te Vaka...Tokelau is a territory in the South Pacific and is under the administration...and on mainstream radio in the South Pacific. The third album, released in...
Rhett William Millhorn

...Millhorn; and ex-wife and friend Kathrin Millhorn. Rhett was born on the island of Truk (now renamed Chuuk) in the South Pacific on July 24, 1964 and gathered his life experiences in a variety of places thereafter. He was named after the character...
University to host archaeologist John Terrell on Thursday

...Archaeology and the Secrets to Human Survival in the South Pacific." An internationally recognized archaeologist, Terrell...changing climate and environmental conditions. In the South Pacific, he is studying some of the same problems that people...
The challenges and joys of following Francis

...good will, to pray at 12 p.m. (noon) in their time zone. This global wave of prayer will begin in Samoa in the South Pacific, and spread westward around the world.I urge you to follow the lead of Pope Francis and join your prayer to the...
Gards celebrate 50 years

...research station, then later sailed their sail boat, Blue Water, from Alaska to New Zealand, visiting numerous South Pacific Islands along the way. He is a professor emeritus of fisheries with the University of Alaska. She taught world history...
Five Good Reads

...novel."Cloud Atlas" by David Mitchell"Cloud Atlas" contains nested stories about a 19th century lawyer in the South Pacific, a talented, self-destructive, bisexual composer, a "fabricant" in a futuristic, corpocratic South Korea...
Woman ordered to repay $11,500 in public assistance benefits

...In an interview outside the courtroom, Faatoia, who is originally from American Samoa, a U.S. Territory in the South Pacific off the coast of Australia, said English is not her first language, and that she should have let her kids help her...
Coming soon: Books by Stephen King, Thomas Pynchon, Ann Patchett and more

...female botanist who falls in love with a painter of orchids. The action ranges from North and South America to the South Pacific and Europe. (Oct. 1)"DAVID AND GOLIATH: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants," by Malcolm...


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