Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get an update on the One Million Bones Project and hear about some art activities for kids with guest, M K MacNaughtion;
Phoebe Rohrbacher will let us know about a movie being shown at the Gold Town tomorrow night at 7, How To Survive a Plague;
And we’ll learn about ORCA’s Adaptive Ski Program from guests Tristan Knudson-Lumbardo and Lindsay Hallvik, who coordinate and instruct ORCA’s programs.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more on A Juneau Afternoon, on KTOO-News.
- The federal government instituted a near-total ban on the domestic commercial trade of African elephant ivory, but many Alaskans are concerned the backlash from this ban is affecting other ivories. St. Lawrence Islander Susie Silook is the author of a petition to protect walrus ivory and other marine mammal by-products from various states’ legislation that would see it banned as a response to the federal ban.
- Ancient microbes, unusual ice structures, mammoth bones - there's a lot happening below the surface in the Fairbanks Permafrost Tunnel Research Facility.
- Protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline have been raging. Tribe leader Dave Archambault II says he's telling supporters "not to react to any form of aggression that law enforcement brings."
- The social media company posted stronger-than-expected revenue of $616 million in the third quarter — even as revenue growth continued to slow. To be more efficient, it'll cut around 350 jobs.