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New Study Confirms the Power of Deinosuchus and Its ‘teeth the Size of Bananas’

New Study Confirms the Power of Deinosuchus and Its ‘teeth the Size of Bananas’

  A new study, revisiting fossil specimens from the enormous crocodylian, Deinosuchus, has confirmed that the beast had teeth “the size of bananas”, capable to take down even the very largest of dinosaurs. And, it wasn’t alone! TThe research, published in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, also reveals various kinds…

State plans to house Stampede Trail bus at UA Museum

State plans to house Stampede Trail bus at UA Museum

  From the Alaska Department of Natural Resources: The Department of Natural Resources intends to negotiate with the University of Alaska Museum of the North as the likely repository of the well-known historic “Bus 142,” removed from the Stampede Trail last month. “Of the many expressions of interest…

Stunning Space Butterfly Captured by ESO Telescope

Stunning Space Butterfly Captured by ESO Telescope

  NGC 2899’s vast swathes of gas extend up to a maximum of two light-years from its centre, glowing brightly in front of the stars of the Milky Way as the gas reaches temperatures upwards of ten thousand degrees. The high temperatures are due to the large amount…

Alaska Pacific University Will Open With Distance Learning

Alaska Pacific University Will Open With Distance Learning

  Campus housing, dining services and computer labs will be available to students ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Alaska Pacific University…

Earthquake Adds Missing Piece to Puzzle

Earthquake Adds Missing Piece to Puzzle

  Late in the evening of July 21, 2020, State Seismologist Michael West heard a text alarm. His…

School Officials Describe Challenges to a Safe Reopening This Fall

School Officials Describe Challenges to a Safe Reopening This Fall

  Alaska education leaders, state officials detail preparations for new school year ANCHORAGE – The House Education Committee today…

Arctic Ocean Changes Driven by Sub-Arctic Seas

Arctic Ocean Changes Driven by Sub-Arctic Seas

  New research explores how lower-latitude oceans drive complex changes in the Arctic Ocean, pushing the region into…

Granite Tors Evidence of Ice-Free Alaska

Granite Tors Evidence of Ice-Free Alaska

  As I started hiking a ridgetop during the July 4th weekend, a friend told me to look…

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