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The continued mystery of the Denali Gap

The continued mystery of the Denali GapNorth America's highest mountain should be a volcano.

String of earthquakes shakes up Pribilof Island

String of earthquakes shakes up Pribilof IslandMore than a dozen earthquakes have been recorded in between St. Paul and St. George since Friday afternoon.

Western Aleutian Steller Sea Lions potentially falling prey to sleeper sharks

Western Aleutian Steller Sea Lions potentially falling prey to sleeper sharksNobody has put much money into studying sharks. The latest data from a study that implanted high-tech tags in the animals suggests that maybe they should.

Shishaldin Volcano’s eruption hits one-year mark

Shishaldin Volcano’s eruption hits one-year markWednesday marks one year since Shishaldin Volcano woke up on the Alaska Peninsula in January 2014, and didn’t go back to sleep.

Aleutian marine sanctuary proposal stalls out

Aleutian marine sanctuary proposal stalls outThe federal government has turned down a request to create a vast marine reserve around the Aleutian Islands.

Task force offers plan to entice more federal research jobs to Juneau

Task force offers plan to entice more federal research jobs to JuneauAbout 75 percent of the Alaska Fisheries Science Center’s nearly 340 employees are based in Seattle and other parts of the Pacific Northwest.

Science societies oppose old-growth logging

Science societies oppose old-growth loggingMore scientists have joined a campaign to stop old-growth logging in Southeast Alaska’s Tongass National Forest.

Ash from Russian volcano diverts nightly flight into Nome

Ash from Russian volcano diverts nightly flight into NomeAsh from a Russian volcano diverted the nightly flight into Nome Thursday.

Middle school students build mobile app for Haines visitors

Middle school students build mobile app for Haines visitorsThis summer, when visitors to Haines wonder where the best restaurants, hotels and shops are, they’ll find out: there’s an app for that.

Experiment looks for slow earthquakes under Unalaska

Experiment looks for slow earthquakes under UnalaskaScientists are looking for the slow earthquakes underneath the Aleutians.