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Should You Trust That New Medical Study?

Should You Trust That New Medical Study?The majority of individual medical studies tend to be either premature or badly formulated, so it's best to be patient and wait for the truth to become evident, says commentator Marcelo Gleiser.

Mosquitoes Can Smell Inside Your Blood

Mosquitoes Can Smell Inside Your BloodWhen malaria parasites infect blood, they manufacture odor molecules that smell sweet to mosquitoes, scientists report. So how do these odors get from the bloodstream to the insects?

What If Everyone In America Had To Vote?

What If Everyone In America Had To Vote?President Obama called the idea of mandatory voting potentially "transformative." That's true, and Democrats might love it, but it's not likely to happen.

Despite Cease-Fire, Skirmishes Carry On Along Ukraine’s Front Line

Despite Cease-Fire, Skirmishes Carry On Along Ukraine’s Front LineUkrainian forces and pro-Russia separatists are still exchanging fire and inflicting casualties at hot spots in eastern Ukraine. The separatists haven't withdrawn heavy weapons, Ukrainians say.

Cramped Chicken Cages Are Going Away. What Comes Next?

Cramped Chicken Cages Are Going Away. What Comes Next?The results are in from a long-running study of three different ways to house egg-laying chickens. It found that more hens survive in cages, and cages are cheaper. But consumers prefer cage-free eggs.

Tragedy and Courage on the Bering Sea Wednesday @ 8 p.m. on 360north.org

Tragedy and Courage on the Bering Sea Wednesday @ 8 p.m. on 360north.org

Lessons from the Galaxy – Four men huddled on the bow of the burning, 190-foot fishing vessel Galaxy. Captain Dave Shoemaker was seriously hurt, with … more

Watch ” A Hidden Epidemic” Tuesday @ 9 p.m. on 360 North

Watch ” A Hidden Epidemic” Tuesday @ 9 p.m. on 360 North

Between four and eight million older adults in the United States currently have issues with alcohol and drugs. With that number expected to continue to … more

Watch Arts@360: Writers’ Showcase Awakening Thursday @ 8 on 360 North

Watch Arts@360: Writers’ Showcase Awakening Thursday @ 8 on 360 North

Featuring short stories by Alaska authors read aloud by a cast of professional actors.  This show’s theme is “Awakenings” and features fiction and non fiction … more

Watch “Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis” Monday @ 8 p.m. on 360 North

Watch “Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis” Monday @ 8 p.m. on 360 North

This film looks beyond the controversies surrounding Medical Marijuana programs and instead, investigates the science. The hour-long program reveals how the plant’s chemical compounds act … more

Legislator says mandating GMO-labels empowers shoppers

Legislator says mandating GMO-labels empowers shoppersAnchorage Rep. Geran Tarr concedes there is no clear consensus about whether eating genetically-modified foods is harmful, but she’s not taking any chances. House Bill 92 aims to help GMO-cautious consumers identify which foods in Alaska have been genetically engineered.
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