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WASHINGTON - Scientists have witnessed carbon...field measurements what scientists already knew from basic...dioxide trapping heat. Scientists say carbon dioxide from...technical work, said climate scientist Andrew Dessler of Texas...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/seth-borenstein/2015-02-26
Antarctica: Mystery continent holds key to mankinds future

...Rodinia, Gondwana and Pangaea, scientists believe they were significant...nearly 20 years ago which had scientists initially thinking, incorrectly...Northern Illinois University scientist who in January was using a...creatures swam by.About 4,000 scientists come to Antarctica for research...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-26/antarctica-mystery-continent-hol
Outdoors
Verbatim: Why are teens so crazy? It's all in our brains

Have you ever wondered why teenagers are so crazy? We now have the answer. In recent years, scientists have discovered many new things about how the brain works and develops. Using MRIs, we are able to study brain activity. This...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-02-23/verbatim-why-are-teens-
Schools
Refuge Notebook: Records fall during 115th Christmas Bird Count

...changes - sometimes rapidly and conspicuously, and sometimes slowly and imperceptibly. Local Christmas Bird Count citizen-scientists revel in uncovering these gross and fine trends, cycles, and patterns, both locally and continentally. Toby Burke is a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-19/refuge-notebook-records-fall-dur
Outdoors
'Kingsman' takes the inherent cartoony illogic of James Bond

...Valentine, played hilariously by Samuel Jackson with a bizarre lisp and extreme aversion to blood, is kidnapping celebrities and scientists and is hatching some kind of nefarious plot involving climate change. Handling the messy stuff for Valentine is Gazelle...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-18/kingsman-takes-the-inh
Arts & Entertainment
Reeling it in: 'The Imitation Game' good, but misses potential

...another machine. This is a minority position, but once the scientist is able to get Churchill on his side, everyone is working...allowing us to believe that Clarke is suddenly not the brilliant scientist they've been claiming she is, but instead an emotional...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-11/reeling-it-in-the-imit
Arts & Entertainment
An Outdoor View: Dream fishing

...radio that 23 years of the average man's lifetime is spent sleeping. That got me to thinking about dreams again.Dream scientists have found that our most memorable dreams occur during the rapid eye movement (REM) stage of sleep, when brain activity...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-12/an-outdoor-view-dream-fishing
Outdoors
The Bookworm Sez: 'Dead or Alive?' perfect for the budding biologist

...because mayflies "don't live long enough to get hungry." Scientists think there's a possibility that the Antarctic volcano sponge...discovered alive (no dinosaurs yet, but still ...) and scientists are trying to figure out how to bring other animals back from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-11/the-bookworm-sez-dead-
Arts & Entertainment
Voices of the Peninsula: Protecting salmon in a changing climate

...Mark Myers' appointment as Alaska's new commissioner for the Department of Natural Resources. With his background as a scientist and former director of the U.S. Geological Survey, I think it is reasonable to expect a greater focus on science-based...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-24/voices-of-the-peninsula-protectin
Opinion
Cotten picked for Fish and Game head; fish board members decline to interview Maw

...politically astute and broadly experienced in all aspects of fish, wildlife and habitat management, but one who is a professional scientist who can communicate effectively with people at all levels of expertise," wrote Stephen Stringham, of Soldotna-based Wildwatch...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-14/board-of-fisheries-snubs-maw-cotten-
News

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