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Rising seas, peat may have done in large ice age animals

...grasses.In previous ice ages, the land bridge between what's now North America and Asia would have allowed mammals to retreat from Alaska for Asia when grasslands decreased and peat increased.However, when the Earth's large ice sheets collapsed...
More, smaller icebergs could show up in Alaska tanker lanes

...or complete closure of the shipping lanes.One purpose of the study was to figure out how far the glacier would have to retreat to be on dry land. For the glacier's main branch, that could happen as early as 2029, according to the report...
Green found guilty of second-degree murder

...robbery, that he did not believe the extent of force used was needed to prevent harm to himself and that he had a duty to retreat. The state also asserted that Green had engaged in a felony drug transaction or purported drug transaction. Under Alaska...
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest

...An email from the master of the ship Tommy Berg was filed with the court that stated the activists forced the Fennica to retreat."Please be advised that Fennica has made an attempt to sail for sea as instructed by Shell. However, the eNGO...
Unhinged Alaska: The morning after

...who continued to demonstrate the romantic awareness of decomposed Cool Whip and the IQ of a yam, methinks it's time to retreat to your special place and fire up the ole X Box where Xena the Warrior Princess awaits. She'll perpetually give you...
Funny River wildfire crews work on rehabilitation procedures in fighting a wildfire, and as the Funny River Horse Trail wildfire was erratic, having safe spaces to retreat was especially necessary, Anderson said. The flames moved in the form of a "crown fire." Crown fire can travel from...
Bear necessities: Fishing in bear country

...have the members stand together and shout. Usually this is all it takes to avoid a confrontation. When the time comes to retreat, back away slowly, move off the trail, and always leave the animal a route out. If you are attacked, experts say...

...who represented the Kiev government, the Russian ambassador and an OSCE envoy.He rejected the EU leaders' demand to retreat from three checkpoints on the border with Russia captured by the rebels, but invited OSCE to send its monitors to the...

...the officer heard a bang on a window at campus police headquarters and went outside to investigate. The officer tried to retreat numerous times to defuse the situation before opening fire, the university said in a news release.Collar's mother...
'Stand Your Ground' a morally wrong approach

...where [they have] a right to be" without the need to retreat is authorized. The current law is as it should be...self-defense. To change it, so that we are not required to retreat if safe, moves it from self-defense to an act of aggression...


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