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“Alaska”

Jul 28, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Here are some recent striking images of our planet from the Web.
Jun 30, 2014 01:44 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A 9.1 quake, the size of the one that occurred in Alaska in 1964, might unleash a tsunami so powerful that it would threaten the California coast, Continue reading →
Jun 23, 2014 06:30 PM ET // AFP
An 8.0-magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Alaska prompting a local tsunami warning.
May 22, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
HAARP, a scientific research project claimed by conspiracy theorists to be a super-weapon, is closing. Continue reading →
May 9, 2014 09:40 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
New evidence reveals that many tsunamis have flooded Alaska's islands and fjords in the past several thousand years
Mar 4, 2014 07:47 AM ET // Tim Wall
Thousands of otters died after the Exxon Valdez oil tanker disgorged more than 10 million gallons of crude oil onto the Alaskan coast. Now, 4,277 sea otters swim in western Prince William Sound. Continue reading →
Jan 19, 2014 04:00 AM ET
In the late 1800s, thousands of people left their homes and traveled to Alaska in hopes of finding gold. While most were extremely unsuccessful, about 4,000 were able to actually find gold. Laci presents a few of the most successful gold diggers.
Nov 6, 2013 02:50 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
You won't find the panoramas on Google Maps, but Alaska's Denali National Park has gotten the do-it-yourself Google Street View treatment.
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