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Bering Land Bridge

New Evidence of Prehistoric Trade With Asia Found at Bering Land Bridge Site

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 06.21.2015 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

Now another newly analyzed object from the University of Colorado-led Cape Espenberg dig is providing more evidence of prehistoric trade or contacts between the residents of Northwest Alaska and their neighbors across the Bering Strait.

Ancient Cod Bones Carry Modern Warning About Mercury, Climate Change

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.02.2015 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

Ancient cod bones unearthed at an Alaska archaeological site carry a very modern warning for a world with a rapidly changing climate -- as sea levels rise, so do levels of mercury in the food chain.

What Seafloor Grooves Reveal About Ancient Ice Sheet

LiveScience | Becky Oskin | Posted 10.04.2013 | Science

When deep ice sheets chilled most of North America and Europe 20,000 years ago, Alaska and eastern Siberia remained remarkably ice-free, providing p...

Man's Best Friend Feels Pain Yet Offers Love

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 10.14.2012 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

The next time you come home after a long, tough day and your canine best friend wags his tail offering boat-loads of unconditional love -- know that he understands more than you may realize.