“We Breathe Again,” a film that shares the stories of four Alaska Natives working to overcome the impacts of intergenerational trauma and suicide, will premiere on “America ReFramed” at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, on PBS’s WORLD Channel.
A new collaborative research project will investigate potential factors that have caused the Cook Inlet beluga whale population to remain in severe decline since the 1990s.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Management will award $30,000 in cash prizes through its annual Arctic Innovation Competition presented by Usibelli Coal Mine.
Seafood is big business in Alaska. To help boost the industry and its leadership careers, Alaska Sea Grant will offer a training program that starts in November. It’s called the Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute.
KUAC FM terminated its Alaska Public Radio Network membership and stopped airing the network’s programs as of Sept. 1.
Teachers and teaching aides from six villages in the Bering Strait School District immersed themselves in a science and culture camp in Unalakleet, Alaska, last month to learn how to integrate science and Native knowledge in the classroom.
A spruce forest regeneration experiment in Interior Alaska that spanned nearly 30 years demonstrates which forest management practices produce the best results.
On Saturday night, Sept. 2, Matt Gardine was at home outside Fairbanks playing with his daughter when his phone beeped. As the seismologist on call with the Alaska Earthquake Center, Gardine’s duty was to get information out about detectable earthquakes right after they happen.
Researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute are exploring the changing chemistry of the Arctic’s atmosphere to help answer the question of what happens as snow and ice begin to melt.
In his job as a university machinist, Dale Pomraning has built and fixed earthquake detectors and aurora rockets. But recently he worked on his first object that was once part of a living creature. He and others sliced a 6-foot, 100-pound wooly mammoth tusk lengthwise, sort of like a salmon fillet.
Alaska Nanooks swimming head coach Scott Lemley and artist Todd Sherman, dean of the College of Liberal Arts, unveiled the new Nanook Gallery on Aug. 23 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Patty Center.