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Electric vehicle owners power up at Eagle Beach

Electric vehicle owners power up at Eagle BeachLocal businesses and nonprofits raised $50,000 to install a network of electric vehicle charging stations on the Juneau road system

Why was interior Alaska green during the last ice age?

Why was interior Alaska green during the last ice age?During our planet's most recent cold period, a slab of ice smothered Manhattan. Canada looked like Antarctica but with no protruding mountains.

Extreme weather events tied to loss of Arctic sea ice

Extreme weather events tied to loss of Arctic sea iceLatest research published this month in journal Nature Communications

Minto earthquakes then, now and tomorrow

Minto earthquakes then, now and tomorrowSarah Silas, 89, smiled as she remembered an earthquake that shook her village more than 60 years ago.

Maverick red aspens in a world of gold

Maverick red aspens in a world of goldWill Lentz, a reader from Fairbanks, asks a question that flares every fall: why do some aspens turn red?

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.

Only Arkansas has slower internet than Alaska

Only Arkansas has slower internet than AlaskaAlaska’s internet speeds are up 33 percent from last year, but we're only up one spot ahead of Arkansas for the slowest internet in the country.

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.

Video: Harbor seal released in Juneau

Video: Harbor seal released in JuneauThree-month-old seal pup tests the waters at Auke Recreation Area.

New project seeks to boost number of Alaska Natives in STEM fields

The goal, ultimately, is to increase the number of Native tenured faculty at colleges and universities.