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KUAC Newscasts
10:18 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Newscast: Friday 4/18/14

KUAC Newscasts
10:56 am
Thu April 17, 2014

Newscast: Thursday 4/17/14

KUAC Newscasts
10:38 am
Thu April 17, 2014

Newscast: Wednesday 4/16/14

Energy & Environment
11:21 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Local Youths Tell Visiting Environmental Leader About Their Air-quality Activism

Brock Evans talks with members of the West Valley High School Environmental Club on April 10. Seated to the left of him is Andy Keller, a local environmentalist who helped bring him to Fairbanks to commemorate the Wilderness Act's 50 anniversary. West Valley seniors Olivya Veazey and Rory O'Donoghue, left, look on.
Credit Tim Ellis/KUAC

Longtime environmental activist Brock Evans came to Fairbanks last week to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Act. Nearly 110 million acres of land in the United States, including 55 million in Alaska, have been withdrawn from development under the law. Evans also is promoting his latest campaign, which calls for America’s youth to assume leadership of the green movement. Evans learned that local youths are already tackling one of the Fairbanks area’s most pressing environmental issues.


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Alaska Live
4:03 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Violinist Franz Felkl

Violinist Franz Felkl playing the adagio from a Bach Suite

Franz Felkl is excited about music for violin and looking forward to a concert of hand-picked contemporary music. He shared pieces by J.S. Bach and John Adams. Varied pieces for performance that are short in comparison to classical symphonies are the focus in this episode of Alaska Live.

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KUAC Newscasts
10:22 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Newscast: Tuesday 4/15/14

KUAC Newscasts
10:32 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Newscast: Monday 4/14/14

Science
6:27 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Museum Experts Sift Through the Arctic's Largest Butterfly Collection

Arctic blues are perfectly lined out in one of the drawers Kenelm Philip put together
Emily Schwing KUAC

Fairbanks, AK - It will be a few months before butterflies flit through the air in Interior Alaska, but the Museum of the North at the University of Alaska Fairbanks was recently filled with them.  The museum is working to catalogue the second-largest collection of Arctic butterflies and moths in the world. It’s the largest private collection of its kind.  Eventually most of the specimens will be passed on to the Smithsonian.

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Alaska Live
12:40 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Fairbanks Folk Singer-Songwriter Susan Grace

Susan Grace's music celebrates Alaska's great wilderness and the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act.

Nature, wildlife, friends and family are all part of the music and stories in this session with Susan Grace.

We are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act. Fairbanks folk legend, Susan Grace writes songs that celebrate Alaska's wild beauty with an emphasis on conservation. She and many others are part of a community celebration at Pioneer Park on April 22nd, Earth Day. Sing along to folk tunes and listen in to stories from Susan Grace on this session of Alaska Live.

KUAC Newscasts
10:31 am
Fri April 11, 2014

Newscast: Friday 4/11/14

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