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Movie guide ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international conflicts, starvation and exodus. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, of wild fauna and flora, and of grandiose landscapes...
USDA files complaint against UAF over musk oxen deaths

...S. Department of Agriculture accused the University of Alaska Fairbanks of possible Animal Welfare Act violations in the starvation deaths of 12 musk oxen at the school's large-animal research station.USDA spokeswoman Tanya Espinosa said Wednesday...
Yax te totem begins life anew

...and asked her the meaning of them. Refusing to tell them, she said it was a secret which would die with her. Threats of starvation and torture were of no avail; nothing they did could make her talk. But after a while, the old woman became convinced that...
Charge filed at Dillingham pound

...A former Dillingham dog catcher has been charged in the starvation deaths of six dogs at the city-run pound. Prosecutors...themselves for four to six weeks and died from dehydration, starvation and in one case hypothermia.
Of wolf packs and ravens

A major source of mortality for wolves, in areas without much human interference, is starvation. Because food-deprivation is a real risk, much of what wolves do is driven by the search for food. An adult wolf can gobble...
ADF&G shoots bear cubs in Anchorage after death of mother

...three weeks ago, leaving the young bears to fend for themselves. Jessy Coltrane of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game said that without the mother, the cubs would have eventually been killed by another bear or died of starvation.
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska, part III: U.S. makes attempt to reclaim Attu

...Death threats, whippings and food deprivation were common punishments. Tuberculosis, food poisoning, malnutrition and starvation ran rampant through the small population. The deceased were cremated and the ashes returned to the group. No services were...
Off the Beaten Path: Gifts of deer

...ocean crossings and colonized every island of any size. Some years, when heavy snows fell, the majority slowly succumbed to starvation, but after a handful of mild winters their populations would rebound. Gradually they became smaller and stockier; their...
Alaska Science Forum: Twenty weeks through the heart of Alaska

...from where he returned by steamship to the civilized Lower 48. Pushing on when Native guides wouldn't join him for fear of starvation, Allen and a few tattered comrades traveled from near present-day Cordova up to what is now Bettles. They then turned...
Alaska Science Forum: The mammoth mystery of St. Paul Island

...were curious about what finished off the resilient St. Paul mammoth: People with spears and clubs? Polar bears? Disease? Starvation? A volcanic eruption?Mat Wooller was part of a group that visited the island a few years ago to pull a core from a crater...


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