University of Alaska Fairbanks Newswire (Page 7)

University of Alaska Fairbanks Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Researchers solve century-old mystery involving red waterfall in AntarcticaRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... Antarctica. In a study published in the Journal of Glaciology, the research team led by the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) and Colorado College described the brine's path of 300 feet, or about 91 meters, from beneath Taylor Glacier to the ...

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  2. Welcome SPRING at this Weekend's Community Garden Kick-Off and Seed Starting WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Seward City News

    ... us support of Seward's new community garden: Seward Community Foundation * Wellness for All * University of Alaska Fairbanks, Seward Marine Center * Seward Prevention Coalition * Providence Seward.

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  3. Wasting disease devastates Kachemak Bay sea star populationsRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | KIMO

    ... our intertidal surveys, which was high in the books," said Brenda Konar, a professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences in a press release. "Just one year later, we counted only five sea stars." Sea stars ...

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  4. Scientists Race to Understand Why Ice Shelves CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    Scientists are tracking a large crack in the Larsen C Ice Shelf that will soon calve a Delaware-sized iceberg. Other floating ice shelves in the region have collapsed after similar events in recent decades.

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  5. Arctic Council preview to be hosted by Explore FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... at the Washington, D.C.-based Woodrow Wilson Center and formerly a vice chancellor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, for a talk about Alaska's place in the Arctic tonight. The event is scheduled from 6-6:45 p.m. at the Morris Thompson Cultural ...

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  6. Report a banded bird and be part of the scientific processRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Tricia Blake, has students helping monitor swallow nest boxes at Creamer's Field and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. They band adult birds at the nest and chicks when they're about 10 days old. Blake said last year about half the birds captured ...

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  7. UAF announces hockey scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Two NCAA Tournament teams, including a regional finalist, and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association's regular-season and postseason champions are slated to visit the Alaska Nanooks, as the team's 2017-18 schedule was announced Thursday in a University of Alaska Fairbanks news release.

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  8. Persistent questioning critical to survival, evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Long ago, one of my philosophy professors at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Walter Benesch , imparted a piece of wisdom that has stayed with me: "Questions," he said, "are much more important than answers.

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  9. UAF to host 95th commencement ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | KIMO

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks will honor the class of 2017 during its 95th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6, at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks. The university's first commencement took place in 1923, when the sole graduate, John Sexton Shanly, received a bachelor's degree in agriculture.

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  10. Signs of an energy-efficient homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Sustainable Village at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is a good example of affordable, efficient construction in Fairbanks.

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  11. Scientists have solved the 100-year-old mystery of Antarctica's Blood FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... was most likely draining from a five-million-year-old saltwater lake. Now a study from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Colorado College confirms the glacier not only has a lake underneath it, it also has its own water system which has been ...

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  12. Skier, men's basketball players sign with NanooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Hannah Dueling, an elite junior Nordic skier from Whitehorse, Yukon, signed a National Letter of Intent with the Alaska Nanooks, according to a University of Alaska Fairbanks release Wednesday.

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  13. Shakespeare theater hosts summer production auditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... ummer marks the 25th year for the theater's outdoor production at Jack Townshend Point on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays, Saturday and Sundays, July 6-23.

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  14. Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre hosting auditions for summer productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... ummer marks the 25th year for the theater's outdoor production at Jack Townshend Point on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays, Saturday and Sundays, July 6-23.

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  15. UAF to celebrate centennial at May 3 re-enactmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | KIMO

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks will celebrate its 100th anniversary on Wednesday, May 3, with a ceremony re-enacting the moment when the college was created in 1917. The event will be from 1-2:30 p.m. at Centennial Square, located between Wickersham Hall and the Gruening Building on the Fairbanks campus.

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  16. Mystery of Antarctica's 'Blood Falls' solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Unexplained Mysteries

    ... red when it makes contact with the air. Now following a new study by researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Colorado College, evidence has been found of an extensive salt water source beneath the Taylor Glacier which could explain ...

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  17. Austin Peay President To Speak At Lee's Spring CommencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... (MSU). Prior to joining the Austin Peay faculty, Dr. White served institutions such as the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Louisiana State University in Shreveport, the University of West Georgia, the University of Texas at Arlington, MSU, and UTT ...

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  18. Strange 'bloody' waterfallRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Fox News

    ... is coming from, however, that has remained an unknown. That is, until scientists from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Colorado College set to work with radar gear and found evidence of lots of salty water buried beneath the glacier, perhaps ...

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  19. Shakespeare theater hosting auditions for summer productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... ummer marks the 25th year for the theater's outdoor production at Jack Townshend Point on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays, Saturday and Sundays, July 6-23.

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  20. UAF researchers help solve the mystery of Antarctica's Blood FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... study published in the Journal of Glaciology. A group of researchers, including a team from University of Alaska Fairbanks, tracked the salty water's 300-foot path from beneath the Taylor Glacier to the waterfall, according to a UAF news release. ...

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