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Data developments provide new ways to interact with climate data

By Mike Delue | August 15, 2022

IARC’s Scenarios Network for Alaska + Arctic Planning has launched several new ways to interact with climate data that make it easier to access large datasets. Arctic EDS beta launch…

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Stories, maps and storymaps — UAF student supports community decision-making

By Mike Delue | August 8, 2022

A new storymap produced by a University of Alaska Fairbanks master’s degree candidate collects reports of warming temperatures, changing wind patterns, eroding coastlines and shifting sea ice across Arctic Alaska. In…

IARC’s giant climate stripes boldly proclaim Arctic change

By Heather McFarland | July 27, 2022

The International Arctic Research Center is showing its stripes with a bold 40-foot-long hallway installation. The myriad of red and blue vertical bands makes a rainbow-like bar code representing Arctic…

Scientists to set sail in search of Bering Sea’s stormy past

By Rod Boyce | July 26, 2022

A team of scientists will soon head to the Aleutian Islands aboard the research vessel Sikuliaq on a voyage to reconstruct the region’s ancient history of powerful storms. Little is…

Birdwatching brings millions of dollars to Alaska

By Heather McFarland | July 6, 2022

A committed and lucky birdwatcher in Alaska may see an elusive bluethroat north of the Brooks Range, catch a glimpse of the bold markings on a harlequin duck as it…