Long haul: Adventurer plans on hiking, biking 16,000 remote miles

...Road Ecology Center is among the largest organizations in the country to use roadkill records to study wildlife and habitats. Research from the center has shown how roads and highways can decimate wildlife. It's also used to make highway travel safer for...

Cabin Fever: Patient Zero

Opens Friday, Aug 1, 2014 Synopsis: A group of adventurous young friends on a trip to the Caribbean decide to explore a secluded island, where they unleash a highly contagious, flesh-eating virus after swimming in contaminated water, and exploring a research facility that houses a terrifying secret. Ryan Donowho, Lydia Hearst, and Sean Astin star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Ryan Donowho, Brando Eaton, Jillian Murray, Mitch Ryan Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

...Harbor and Nome on its way to the Arctic. But first, the research vessel Sikuliaq is headed to Honolulu for its inaugural research cruises. This summer, the 261-foot oceanographic research vessel will make its way from the Great Lakes to the...

What others say: Facebook needs to show more respect for its users

...see on their news feeds, conducted its research by altering the feeds of some 700,000...is standard protocol in psychological research, when they agreed to the company's...data can be mined for analysis and research. But that's disingenuous. It's...

Drone access to US skies faces significant hurdles

...significant hurdles and won't meet a September 2015 deadline set by Congress, a government watchdog said Monday.Despite years of research, the Federal Aviation Administration hasn't figured out what kind of technology unmanned aircraft should use to avoid crashing...

Live cam shows Arctic snowy owl, chicks in nest

...beginning to emerge from a burrow near Barrow, Alaska, on the coast of the Arctic Ocean.Researcher Denver Holt of the Owl Research Institute in Charlo, Montana, is in the 23rd year of a longterm study of the owls and their main prey, brown lemmings...

News | Outdoors
Singletrack minds: New trail takes shape at Tsalteshi

...come across several banked turns and hills, which necessitate some technical riding. Larson said he has done trail building research and has strived to create a sustainable trail with minimal environmental impact. Volunteers have cleared out the dead trees...

Sitka roof project raises echo of 1804 battle

...others that on first glance the iron spheres have markings that appear to be Russian, but that he will have to do further research before he's sure.But he did say that the objects appear to be canister shot or grapeshot, based on their size, material...


...through early 2016, Logan said.A legal fight over the fate of Southeast Alaska wolves has been simmering for years. The new research comes at a key moment.Conservationists, including Greenpeace, have filed an administrative appeal to prevent old-growth...

Just out of sight, an overlooked set of fishing locations

...Some easements do not have roads all the way down to the water. "Parking can be a pain," Breakfield said. "You have to research it a bit." Use of the land outside the right of way or beyond its scope could constitute trespassing on private land or violation...



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