Juneau World Affairs Council Speech – ‘The Obama Administration’s Pivot From the Middle East to Asia and the Opportunities That Presents For Alaska and the West Coast’ with foreign correspondent Lew Simons
Recorded on Wednesday, April 17th | 5:00 | KTOO Studio
- The mayor of Juneau was found dead in his home Monday afternoon. Greg Fisk, 70, was elected to the city’s top office in October and was sworn in only five weeks ago.
- In a press conference in Paris, Obama said that climate change is probably the hardest kind of problem for politicians to solve, yet despite the hurdles, he's optimistic.
- Alaska health officials say tests have again confirmed that Alaska seafood has not been tainted by the Fukushima nuclear disaster four years ago.
- One researcher is using citizen scientists to map jellyfish blooms around the world.