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Story Publication Date Type Who
25 Best Things to Do in Alaska Vacation Idea 3/2/17 link UAMN
UA Museum hopes to display giant whale skeleton Alaska Dispatch News 10/15/16 link Mammals Collection
Fairbanks Museum of the North Adds Rare Beetle to Collection Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 9/14/14 link Insect Curator Derek Sikes
Specimen Collection: An essential tool Science Magazine 5/23/14 pdf Curator of Birds Kevin Winker
Alaska steppe bison fossil featured in May issue of National Geographic National Geographic May 2014 pdf Earth Sciences, Mammals Collections
Frogs survive subzero temperatures by living as ice cubes Discover Magazine online 4/22/14 link UAMN Production Team
Museum experts sift through arctic's second largest butterfly collection Alaska Public Media 4/14/14 link Curator of Insects Derek Sikes
Composer John Luther Adams, longtime Alaskan, wins Pulitzer Prize Anchorage Daily News 4/14/14 link The Place Where You Go to Listen
The top five things to do in Fairbanks CruiseExperts.com 2/21/14 link UA Museum of the North
Alaska's tough insects provide a lesson in life's resilience The Bellingham Herald 1/11/14
link Curator of Insects Derek Sikes
Video: How to Freeze-and Defrost-a Frog
Science Magazine 1/8/14
link Exhibit: Hibernation and the Science of Cold
Eielson's famed aircraft is back at Fairbanks airport Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 11/24/13 link Senior Collections Manager Angela Linn and Media Coordinator Theresa Bakker
UAF Scientists Land Grant for most extensive Pacific Walrus Research to Date Alaska Public Media 10/11/13
link Curator of Mammals Link Olson
Dinosaur footprints mark banks along the Yukon River Fairbanks Daily News Miner 9/28/13
link Curator of Earth Sciences Pat Druckenmiller, Operations Manager Kevin May, Collection Manager Julie Rousseau, and Marketing & Communications Manager Theresa Bakker
Important New Site for Dinosaur Fossils Discovered in Alaska History Channel 9/26/13
link Curator of Earth Sciences Pat Druckenmiller
Thousands of dino tracks found along Alaska's Yukon River LiveScience via Fox News 9/26/13 link Curator of Earth Sciences Pat Druckenmiller
Thousands of Dinosaur Footprint Fossils Found Along Alaskan River abc News 9/26/13
link Curator of Earth Sciences Pat Druckenmiller
Reptile fossil found in Alaska may be a newly discovered species Reuters 9/18/13
link Curator of Earth Sciences Pat Druckenmiller
The First Ascent of Denali: Chasing the Legacy Aurora Magazine 9/16/13
link Exhibit: Denali Legacy: 100 Years on the Mountain, Guest Curator Angela Linn, Marketing & Communications Manager Theresa Bakker
How the Fleas' Next of Kin Ended up Living on a Liverwort in Alaska Scientific American 7/26/13
link Curator of Insects Derek Sikes and UAF graduate student Jill Stockbridge
UAF Researchers find new insect species in Southeast Alaska KTUU-TV 7/18/13
link Curator of Insects Derek Sikes and UAF graduate student Jill Stockbridge
Discovery of a strange new snow scorpionfly species in Alaska helped by Facebook Science Newsline Biology 7/11/13 Curator of Insects Derek Sikesand UAF graduate student Jill Stockbridge
Knoxvillian Robert Tatum among the First to Climb Mt. McKinley Knoxville News Sentinal 6/11/13
link Exhibit: Denali Legacy: 100 Years on the Mountain
The Lure of the Aurora The Oregonian 3/31/13 pdf UAMN
A Long Winter's Nap Alaska Airlines Magazine March 2013 pdf Exhibit: Hibernation and the Science of Cold
Natural history: small collections make a big impact nature 1/24/13 link Curator of Birds Kevin Winker and Collection Manager Jack Withrow
Tenrecs Science Direct 1/7/13 pdf Curator of Mammals Link Olson
Fragments point to oldest skin boat yet found in Alaska Anchorage Daily News 12/12/12 link Archaeology Collection Manager Scott Shirar
Rare Alaska $5 bill up for auction Christian Science Monitor 10/4/12 link Ethnology & History Senior Collection Manager Angela Linn
Journey of the Seal Stone Aurora Magazine Spring 2012 link Curator of Archaeology Jeff Rasic and Marketing & Communications Manager Theresa Bakker
This Alaskan City is Too Cool for Fools Bust Magazine February 2012 pdf UAMN
Mummified Ice-Aged Bison boing boing January 2012 link UAMN
UAF museum gets fossil of prehistoric marine reptile Anchorage Daily News 1/13/12 link Curator of Earth Sciences Pat Druckenmiller
Scientists Dig Up Surprising Find: Noatak National Preserve Alaska Magazine January 2012 pdf Archaeology Collection Manager Scott Shirar
Ancient, Peculiar Clay Disks Unearthed in Alaska Time Magazine September 14, 2011 link Archaeology Collection Manager Scott Shirar
Alaska Showcase: An appealing array of museums, cultural centers and wildlife facilties tells the story of The Last Frontier state Alaska Airlines Magazine October 2011 pdf UAMN Director Aldona Jonaitis
Gathering of city spiders puzzles onlookers Anchorage Daily News 9/20/11 link Curator of Insects Derek Sikes and UAF graduate student Brandi Fleshman
Rebirth Of An Island After Volcanic Eruption Science Daily 1/6/10 link Curator of Insects Derek Sikes
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