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An Alaska wood frog creates a hibernacula from duff and leaf litter in a spruce forest on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus in preparation for the long winter freeze. Credit: Uwe Anders.

Alaska frogs stock up on glucose to survive extreme cold

Photo by Uwe Anders An Alaska wood frog creates a hibernaculum from duff and leaf litter in a spruce forest on the Fairbanks campus in preparation for the long...

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Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co. honors O’Neill

Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co. honors O’Neill

Patrick O’Neill The Hecla Mining Co. has renamed its Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co. recruitment scholarship in honor of University of Alaska Fairbanks alumnus...

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Matanuska farm welcomes new superintendent

Matanuska farm welcomes new superintendent

Nancy Tarnai 907-474-5042 7/18/14 Angie Freeman Shephard is the new superintendent at the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Matanuska Experiment Farm. Freeman...

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R/V Sikuliaq embarking on first voyage into seawater

R/V Sikuliaq embarking on first voyage into seawater

Sharice Walker907-474-7208 7/18/2014 The newest ship in the U.S. research fleet will be getting its first sip of saltwater soon. The research vessel Sikuliaq is...

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Earthquake monitoring arrives in Barrow

Earthquake monitoring arrives in Barrow

Photo courtesy of Brian CoyleA custom drill designed for the Alaska phase of the EarthScope project bores a hole near Barrow. Lea Gardine 907-474-7664 07/18/14 The...

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Matanuska Experiment Farm celebrates agriculture

Nancy Tarnai 907-474-5042 7/18/14 Alaska Agriculture Appreciation Day, set for Aug. 7 at the Matanuska Experiment Farm in Palmer, will highlight agricultural endeavors...

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KUAC’s 18th Red Green Regatta launches Sunday

Gretchen Gordon 907-474-1891 7/17/14 KUAC’s 18th annual Red Green Regatta is slated to launch Sunday, July 20, from Graehl Park in Fairbanks at 11 a.m. Event...

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Arctic Woods Farm shares knowledge and food

Arctic Woods Farm shares knowledge and food

Marilyn Krause loves her baby animals at Arctic Woods Farm. UAF photo by Nancy Tarnai. Nancy Tarnai 907-474-5042 7/17/14 It’s not enough that Bob and Marilyn Krause...

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Exxon Valdez spill history website posted

Exxon Valdez spill history website posted

Exxon Valdez tanker leaking oil in Prince William Sound, April 13, 1989. Photo by Charles N. Ehler. Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Collection, ARLIS. Suzanne Bishop 907-474-6997 7/9/2014 A new...

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Johansson wins Alaska International Piano-e-Competition

Johansson wins Alaska International Piano-e-Competition

  UAF photo by JR Ancheta.Peter Friis Johansson of Denmark and Sweden performs in the final round of the Alaska International Piano-e-Competition with the Fairbanks...

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