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5 Must-Sees in Skagway, Alaska

Chuck Mirarchi | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
Chuck Mirarchi

In 1897, over 100,000 would-be-miners and dreamers traveled from all over the world and stampeded into Alaska on their way to the Klondike Valley to find their riches during the Klondike Gold Rush. Many of those prospectors came through Skagway, Alaska.

Meatless Monday: From the Yukon With Love And Vegan Fruitcake

Ellen Kanner | Posted 07.19.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

A big birthday shout out to Suat Tuzlak, my BFF whom I've never met. At least in person. I'm in Miami, he's in the Yukon. It's a tough commute. But de...

WATCH: These Cute Baby Bears Are On A Mission To Undress

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 04.11.2014 | Green

A couple of baby bears with an agenda visited HuffPost Live on Friday. The adorable duo kept reaching for host Caroline Modarressy Tehrani's zipper...

Wolf's Howl Still Echoes

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 03.19.2014 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

Roadside Oil Boom North Dakota's oil boom could be seen in this farmer's field on the Bakken Formation, one of hundreds I saw along with fires burn...

Living Road: Runners on Road for Life

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 09.28.2013 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

So much of my time hitchhiking, I think of roads. Of Patch workers on ice roads. Of roadside running caribou. Of traveling carnival convoys. Of runners in love living their dream lives on the road. There's a lot of living on the road and some rides go far.

Global Cooling? Russian Specter of New Cooling Period Alarms Alaskans. | Posted 07.03.2013 | Science

Snow fell on the Anchorage Hillside again Thursday. The National Weather Service was forecasting up to an inch by the end of the day. And for Alaskans...

Ancient Bone Discovery Sheds Light On Animal Adaptation To Climate Change

Posted 02.04.2012 | Green

A recent discovery at a goldmine in the Yukon may help scientists better understand how animals have adapted to climate change in the past. A team ...

Garth Brooks Sues Hospital That Promised Mother's Namesake Building In Exchange For Donation

AP | JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS | Posted 03.18.2012 | Impact

CLAREMORE, Okla. — Garth Brooks appeared before a friendly crowd Tuesday – the jurors who will hear his claim that an Oklahoma hospital re...

Building an Interstate Highway for Wildlife

Alexia Parks | Posted 07.27.2011 | Green
Alexia Parks

When we think about human settlements throughout the world, we need to remember that we are sharing the earth with others.


Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

The auto industry's US sales numbers for August are in, and Americans are again buying full-size pickups and SUVs. They are actually a "bright spot" i...