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As extreme fires transform Alaska’s boreal forest, deciduous trees put a...

forest burns Jill Johnstone, University of Saskatchewan; Heather Dawn Alexander, Auburn University; Michelle C. Mack, Northern Arizona...

It’s time for states that grew rich from oil, gas and...

Bradley Handler, Colorado School of Mines; Matt Henry, University of Wyoming, and Morgan Bazilian, Colorado School of Mines These are very challenging times for U.S....

Trump greenlights drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, but will...

Scott L. Montgomery, University of Washington The Trump administration has announced that it is opening up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas...

Coronavirus and tourism: Places like Alaska without a COVID-19 outbreak could...

Kevin Berry, University of Alaska Anchorage and Mouhcine Guettabi, University of Alaska Anchorage Alaska doesn’t have a single reported case of COVID-19, yet economically it...

Mine waste dams threaten the environment, even when they don’t fail

Christopher Sergeant, The University of Montana and Julian D. Olden, University of Washington Scars from large mining operations are permanently etched across the landscapes of...

Before Trump eyed Greenland: Here’s what happened last time the US...

William L. Iggiagruk Hensley, University of Alaska Anchorage Editor’s note: Reports that President Donald Trump has urged aides to look into buying Greenland make us...

In divided Alaska, the choice is between paying for government or...

Paola Banchero, University of Alaska Anchorage Alaskans will soon confront the dramatic effects of Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s vetoes of US$444 million from the state...

A defeat on offshore drilling extends the Trump administration’s losing streak...

Alejandro E. Camacho, University of California, Irvine and Robert Glicksman, George Washington University The Trump administration’s push to boost fossil fuel extraction has received a...

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What makes a mountain, hill or prairie a ‘sacred’ place for...

Rosalyn R. LaPier, Harvard University For several months Native American protesters and others have been opposing the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The plans...