University of Alaska-Fairbanks

Study Suggests Climate Change May Reduce Caribou Habitat

Jul 28, 2014
Dean Biggins, US FIsh and Wildlife Service

Wildfires and the caribou population are the subject of a new study released by the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the US Geological Survey.  KDLG’s Chase Cavanaugh has more on the data and its implications.

UAF Unveils Oral History Exhibit on Exxon Valdez

Jul 18, 2014
University of Alaska-Fairbanks

The Exxon-Valdez Oil Spill is the subject of a new oral history project by the University of Alaska-Fairbanks.  KDLG’s Chase Cavanaugh has more on how the project got started and what perspectives it can offer on the incident.

New Bone Removing Machine Introduced

Jun 13, 2014

The University of Alaska Fairbanks has a new bone removal machine receiving patents.

Larry Kozycki invented the Pinbone Wizard in the 1990’s.  But when Kozycki died in 2001, the manager of the Geophysical Machine Shop at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Greg Shipman took over the development.  Shipman says when he is current developer but Kozycki was the brains behind the original prototype.

Alaska-Fairbanks Gets New Arctic Research Vessel

Jun 12, 2014
University of Alaska-Fairbanks

A state-of the art research vessel is now being operated by the University of Alaska-Fairbanks.  KDLG’s Chase Cavanaugh has more.