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Gardentalk – Repurposing fall leaves

Gardentalk – Repurposing fall leavesUses include composting, insulation, weed cover

Gardentalk – Creating your own root cellar

Gardentalk – Creating your own root cellarPlus, garlic planting

Gardentalk – Keeping the slugs at bay

Gardentalk – Keeping the slugs at baySlug bait and garden clean up can help

Ernest Leffingwell, scientist with a fan club

Ernest Leffingwell, scientist with a fan clubErnest Leffingwell lived for nine summers and six winters in a cabin made from the ship that brought him to Flaxman Island in 1906.

Gardentalk – How to avoid the flood

Gardentalk – How to avoid the floodCover or support your plants during late season rains, install drainage

Researchers seek funding for buoy providing vital wave data in the Bering Sea

Researchers seek funding for buoy providing vital wave data in the Bering SeaFunding is set to expire at the end of this season, which means the buoy is in need of a home and money to keep it operating.

Gardentalk – Late summer harvesting

Gardentalk – Late summer harvestingApples and potatoes

North slope ravens force researcher to go incognito

North slope ravens force researcher to go incognitoSome biologists hang from ropes to study birds. Many rise painfully early in the morning. Stacia Backensto disguised herself as a man.

Experimental rocket explodes after launch in Kodiak

Experimental rocket explodes after launch in KodiakA rocket carrying an experimental Army strike weapon exploded seconds after take off from the Kodiak Launch Complex at about 12:25 a.m. Monday morning.

Summer quake spurs researchers to Amchitka

Summer quake spurs researchers to AmchitkaA team of scientists is descending on a former nuclear test site in the Aleutians today to search for damage from a massive earthquake.