Robot Garage: Kids build robots, explore engineering ingenuity

...Flight sent ten boxes to the library, each filled with the necessary tools needed to build a robot."Each individual kit has wires and motors along with dozens of connector pieces, wheels and effectors, etc.," said Sarah Knights, outreach coordinator...
Scientists use CSI-style tests to count Alaska wolf packs

...of wood stapled with lengths of barbed wire and scented with a cocktail of odors...out the wooden planks and rub against the wire, they leave strands of fur behind can become trapped in the barbed wire.The researchers collected 67 hair samples...
Brazil Beat

...hatchet-men are so good, trained even, at hiding their destructive intent. They leave seemingly innocent legs trailing like trip-wire. When they could land on grass, they instead come down on opponents' ankles and feet, fragile bones vulnerable in today's...
Today in sports history

...the 100th anniversary of Wimbledon, defeating Betty Stove 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.1990 - Cathy Johnston completes a wire-to-wire performance, beating Patty Sheehan by two strokes to win the LPGA du Maurier Classic.1995 -The NBA locks out its...
Today In Sports History to a 12-stroke victory in the LPGA Championship in one of the most lopsided wins at a major. Kerr leads wire-to-wire, closing with a 6-under 66 for a 19-under 269 total. Kerr breaks the tournament record for victory margin of...
Impressions of The Last Frontier Theater Conference

...forgets a line, a prop falls, the power goes out, and it's not like you can do a reshoot. Theater is more risky. Like a high wire act, the draw may be the possibility of a bloody mess.Risk of carnage aside, to be part of a good play would be deeply satisfying...
Sikuliaq readies for Arctic research

...wenches and cranes."We functionally proved that they operate here in the Great Lakes, but we're not putting out a lot of wire because it's relatively shallow," Oliver said.The ship is outfitted for a variety of oceanographic research, with sonar...
Oxy ring leaders sentenced in federal court

...Dantzler, and many others, laundered millions of dollars of drug money from Alaska back to California through bank accounts and wire remittance companies, prosecutors said. Thomas also admitted to setting up a drug front in Juneau - Southeast Alaska Tour Company...
Empire Editorial: The only way to lead is by example

There's a startling trend on the Alaska news wire these days. Have you noticed? Individuals in places of power and leadership are making news through acts that are, frankly...
Manager of E Commerce, Anchorage Area, Alaska Job in Palmer 99645, Alaska US |

...Department. Responsible for management of E-Commerce settlement services. This includes, but is not limited to ACH/Wires, Shared Branching, EFT Transfers, Item Processing, ATM?s, ATM Networks, Visa Processor, Charge-Banks, Bill Payment...


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