The Pavlof Volcano in the Aleutian Islands erupted on Sunday. See photos of the event.
The volcano — called Pavlof for the Russian name Paul or St. Paul — erupted at about 4 p.m. local time (8 p.m. EDT) Sunday.
A lack of snow is affecting Alaska's iconic sled dog race. Continue reading →
An aquatic creature called the stickleback is amazingly adaptable.
Shell said Monday it was halting its search for oil off the Alaskan coast, with environmentalists claiming a victory.
Denali — the tallest peak in North America — not only has a new name (or, more accurately, its old name), but a new official height.
Speaking in Alaska, President Barack Obama warned that climate change is no longer a problem of the future, but rather a challenge for now and one that will define the next century.
It’s an ideal laboratory -- or perhaps a harbinger -- of how climate change could affect the rest of the lower 48 states.
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