Alaska’s Wildfire Season Is Exploding, Spreading Smoke Across the State

Historic, record-breaking heat isn’t the only environmental malaise that’s gripped Alaska this summer. So has wildfire…

Anchorage Smashes Temperature Record as Thermometer Hits 90 Degrees

Cook Inlet, Anchorage, Alaska.Image: Flickr/Mark VanDyke This year’s Independence Day in Anchorage, Alaska, is not one…

The Alaska Governor’s Proposed Budget Cuts Would Be a Disaster for US Climate Research

Photo: AP It’s not just the Alaskan landscape that’s on fire right now. The university system…

Alaska Is Hot and on Fire

Smoky haze from a wildfire on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula obscures the view from an Anchorage golf…