We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation, Collaborative Research in SE Alaska, with guest Dr. Allison Bidlack, Director of the Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center;
Lisa Golisek will be here to highlight youth activities this weekend at the Alaska State Museum;
We’ll get the details about Saturday’s Community Health Fair with organizer Chelsea Fields;
And we’ll talk with Nora Marks Dauenhauer, newly appointed State Writer Laureate for Alaska.
- A whale-watching tour saw more than just whales Wednesday, after helping save a deer from drowning in the ocean.
- Equatorial Pacific Ocean finally shows signs of cooling, but the Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea are still extremely warm. Latest research indicates both phenomenon helped with each other's formation between 2013 and 2015.
- The updated geochemical atlas was an outgrowth of another project. Geologists and surveyors were on a mission to find rare earth elements and minerals that could be strategically important to the country.
- During a brief layover Wednesday in Ketchikan on her way to Sitka, Alaska’s Sen. Lisa Murkowski talked about the state’s Republican primary campaign, and about the presidential election.