January 19, 2018
Sprouting from your head at the rate of more than three inches a year, hair is a recorder of the things you eat and drink and where you ate and drank them.
January 18, 2018
In this video, Phil recreates two stages of the geologic history of Triton Bay, West Papua (northwest New Guinea).
January 12, 2018
There are no photographs of bison spilling by the thousands across the Great Plains. By the time cameras came along, most of the bison were gone. John Wright of Fairbanks believes he has an Alaska version of what that photo might have been.
I realised that even in remote areas you are never alone. Thanks to the support of BirdLife International I had the chance to talk with people of the local communities.
January 10, 2018
The surface of the ocean is a deep blue, with white-tipped waves crashing around the RV Investigator and towards the horizon.
January 9, 2018
The voyage brings together 20 students from universities all over Australia aboard the RV Investigator to learn and gain hands on experience in marine sciences. From a range of universities, we share our experience with grab sediment sampling.
January 5, 2018
Nobody knows how dippers survive the cold, dark winter in northern Alaska and the Yukon.
December 29, 2017
What’s the most remote spot in Alaska? Dorte Dissing once tackled that question.
December 22, 2017
As a child, Deb Long spent many hours at the post office in Ester, Alaska. Her mother Ruth was the postmaster there. As an adult, she has settled into a funky little house that stands on brick legs in the Holy Cross section of New Orleans.
December 15, 2017
“The Arctic shows no sign of returning to the reliably frozen state it was a decade ago,” said Jeremy Mathis, an oceanographer with the Pacific Marine Environmental Lab in Seattle.