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Lightning wiped out dozens of caribou on Alaska tundra? - Four-legged animals are more prone to electrocution by lightning than humans because the span between their legs allows a greater electrical charge to build between them.

Lightning wiped out dozens of caribou on Alaska tundra? - Four-legged animals are more prone to electrocution by lightning than humans because the span between their legs allows a greater electrical charge to build between them.

Go remote: 48 hours in far-flung Adak | Alaska Dispatch

Go remote: 48 hours in far-flung Adak | Alaska Dispatch

inian pass, southeast alaska

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inian pass, southeast alaska

Sledge Island near Nome, Alaska

Sledge Island near Nome, Alaska

Mallot tells Juneau Native forum of new recognation of tribal sovereignty | Alaska Dispatch News

Mallot tells Juneau Native forum of new recognation of tribal sovereignty | Alaska Dispatch News

Qiviut: Luxury Arctic yarn that almost went extinct | Alaska Dispatch

Qiviut: Luxury Arctic yarn that almost went extinct | Alaska Dispatch

There is a place in the Gulf of Alaska where two oceans meet but do not mix.   This happened because fresh water glaciers melted and flowed to join the ocean water. Because of the difference in the salinity and densities of these two water bodies, a surface tension developed between them that acts like a thin wall which prevents them from mixing.

There is a place in the Gulf of Alaska where two oceans meet but do not mix. This happened because fresh water glaciers melted and flowed to join the ocean water. Because of the difference in the salinity and densities of these two water bodies, a surface tension developed between them that acts like a thin wall which prevents them from mixing.

Grizzly sow and cub sit on log and view Turnagain Arm, Southcentral Alaska

Grizzly sow and cub sit on log and view Turnagain Arm, Southcentral Alaska

Grizzly sow and cub sit on log and view Turnagain Arm, Southcentral Alaska Wall Art, Canvas Prints, Framed Prints, Wall Peels