A series of atmospheric events, beginning with El Niño and a string of powerful Northwest Pacific typhoons, have led to record heat across much of AlaskaThe heat has caused rapid snowmelt that flooded the crucial oil trucking route between Fairbanks and Deadhorse, Alaska,
Thirty large whales have died in the western Gulf of Alaska since May, an unusually high number for the region, and scientists aren't sure what's causing the die-off.The number of large whale strandings is almost three times the historical average for the region, which is 8,
Alaska’s wildfires burned through their 5 millionth acre this week, making 2015 the third most destructive wildfire season ever recorded in the state, and NASA’s Terra satellite captured this striking image of the fires from above.Read more...
A federal judge on Sunday struck down Alaska's first-in-the-nation ban on gay marriages, the latest court decision in a busy week for the issue across the country.It wasn't immediately clear when marriage licenses would be issued to same-sex couples in the state,
Robotron23 writes: Coinciding with the midterm elections yesterday were state ballots proposing the legalization of cannabis. All three territories where full legalization was tabled approved the measure, joining Washington state and Colorado.
What killed the mayor of Juneau, Alaska?That's the question residents of Alaska’s remote capital are asking on Tuesday, one day after the city's newly elected mayor was found dead on the floor of his home with unspecified injuries to his body."The mayor did have injuries,
President Obama’s headed to Alaska today, but it’s not the typical politicized meet-and-greet. From talking to residents who are forced to flee their homes due to rising sea levels, to learning the political repercussions of melting polar ice,
Advantageous hunters in Alaska have one less advantage after the state's Board of Game approved a measure that prohibits the use of drones to spot animals. Now they'll just have to rely on their special camouflage clothing, high-powered rifles,
It's so ungodly hot in much of California right now that you can almost hear the sun sucking what's left of our reservoirs dry. But if a group of engineers and politicians would have had their way in 1964, the lower 48 would be swimming in water imported from the far North—all the way from Alaska.
The drought hitting the West is not just striking the continental US. That same weather pattern that’s sucking the life out of California is also making life hot, dry, and dangerous for the top third of North America: Alaska and Canada have seen little rainfall, soaring spring temperatures,
Airport lounges offer travelers a place to relax, unwind and get away from the crowd while they wait for a flight, and airlines have gone to great lengths to make their lounges appealing to guests willing to pay for the privilege.While other airlines add chandeliers, culinary masterpieces,
Google is about to close a loophole that many companies used to track how people were browsing their website in Chrome.According to 9to5Google,
The thought of getting caught on a hot mic and broadcast nationwide without your knowledge is a pretty terrifying one. Especially if what you get caught saying is a pretty blatant — and accurate — statement about national politics, and you also happen to drop the f-bomb. SEE ALSO:
The UK's National Cyber Security Centre has assessed the dangers of using Huawei's 5G equipment, and it found that it's not such a big deal, Financial Times reported Sunday. The cybersecurity centre's findings have not yet been made public,
It's a dog-eat-dog professional world out there, and you should be doing everything you can to give yourself the edge. Whether that's pursuing extra-curricular activities or learning new skills, it's important to always be learning and growing.Fortunately, in this day and age,
Victoria Beckham has made it quite clear that she's not planning on reuniting with the four other Spice Girls, but that doesn't mean she's totally done with the catchy songs or girl power. After Beckham's London Fashion Week show,
Did you know that we're all using our "second screens" wrong? It seems that most of us aren't using our tablets and smartphones in the best ways possible when watching TV or using a laptop. This is something to consider when shopping online for Presidents Day.
DIY videos have saved our lives on more than one occasion, and sure, some of the hacks that surface are really cool and useful. But, some content creators have taken the trend a little too far.
The State Department on Friday released 296 pages of emails that come from a personal address Hillary Clinton used while she was secretary of state.All those emails relate to the 2012 attack on an American outpost in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans including Ambassador Chris Stevens.
How much power is currently being wasted in your house? Chances are, with all the gadgets and chargers plugged into sockets in remote corners of my home, you have no ideaEcoisme, a Krakow, Poland-based startup that launched an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign Wednesday,
A NASA spacecraft has just discovered the brightest galaxy in the known universe.NASA's WISE (short for Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer) found the blindingly bright galaxy poetically named WISE J224607.57-052635.0.
近日关于Windows 8.1的一个更新版本被曝光，不过同此前泄漏不同的是在版本的后缀中使用了“With Bing”的字样，那么是否意味着在未来将会推出不带Bing的Windows 8.1更新？
MTV is bringing back TRL for one day only — except not really.MTV announced today that they were bringing back the legendary music countdown series ...but it would be in a half-hour format,
Crying politicians are nothing new. John Boehner has been known to shed more than his fair share of tears now and againBut this week, a video of a Japanese politician sobbing throughout a press conference made waves, racking up more than 3 million views on YouTube since it was uploaded on Tuesday.
The bracelet features a sapphire glass screen that can display SMS messages, meeting alerts and general notifications through a discreet display.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/04/intel-teams-opening-ceremony-produce-fashionable-mica-smart-bracelet/
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Chill, Marvel gets women.On the most recent episode of Saturday Night Live, Black Widow finally gets her own movie — although it probably isn't the one fans wantSee also: 7 Avengers that Marvel definitely won't put in the moviesThe phony trailer, above,
There are very few things in this world more frustrating than trying to find street parking in a busy city. For anyone who has to deal with this on a regular basis, INRIX On-Street Parking might be your savior.INRIX,