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Central Kenai Peninsula Residents talk about what Progress Days mean to them

...Saturday afternoon Peninsula residents noted the continuous evolution of Soldotna's central business district. Each took a moment...the area for more than 30 years, said she has witnessed the evolution of Soldotna as a city. She said the changes have been for...
Mountain bike trails go with the flow

...BOISE, Idaho - Mountain biking started on hiking trails, then trails were later built with bikes in mind. The latest evolution in bike trails is commonly known as a "flow" trail, which enhances the riders' experience as much as getting them...

...the water, the vast Everglades - but what Peck found in Wynwood felt new and representative of the city's recent cultural evolution.Many colorful and whimsical murals making both classical and comic book references have transformed several blocks of once-drab...
Arts & Entertainment

...cocktail culture. We fell in love with that idea of artisan quality and because of that we went to very early bottles. The evolution came as we started experimenting, deciding which bottles really made the cut. Our roadmap to choosing the bottles was...
Food date for a species that has "most likely gone through tremendous genetic bottlenecks in its more than 10,000 years of evolution.""There is nowhere to migrate because there's no connection to any other body of water. So they are left with, 'adapt...

...zookeepers to keep their captive wards mentally and physically stimulated."This study helps us understand something about the evolution of problem solving in bears and how it compares to other species, including humans. It helps us to understand the way bears...
Russia's threat to NATO

...doctrines to meet the new Russian threat when the next NATO summit convenes in Cardiff in September. But no amount of doctrinal evolution will matter if NATO members continue to treat national defense as someone else's burden.Wall Street Journal, Aug. 5
Fishing for a change

...This article was corrected to reflect the net length allowed to Cook Inlet setnetters. ANCHORAGE - Change is hard. The evolution of commercial setnetting in the Cook Inlet is no different. As king salmon runs continue to decline, keeping nets out of...
Where did dogs first appear? DNA points to Europe

NEW YORK - For years, scientists have been dogged by this evolution question: Just where did man's best friend first appear?The earliest known doglike fossils come from Europe. But DNA studies...
Les Palmer: Life's Great Questions came from the sea. If humans evolved from fish, as some scientists say, why do fish still exist? On the other hand, evolution might explain what has happened to king salmon runs in recent years. The kings evolved, and they're no longer salmon...


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