Author: snknaebel

Alaska Space Grant Program

UAF is home to the Alaska Space Grant Program, whose mission is to “promote Earth and Space Science and technology and other NASA relevant teaching, research, and public service throughout Alaska, with special emphasis on culturally responsive programs to engage…

Earth’s Atmosphere

Here is a link to a great animation about the global energy balance and how it relates to atmospheric emissions.

Weather in Alaska– Always Check Before You Go!

If you’ve been in Alaska for any length of time, you know the weather is unpredictable! From plummeting temperatures to massive snowfall to avalanches to windstorms… It is always best to check the weather before you head out the door!…

Coastal Erosion in Newtok, Alaska

This link will direct you to an article about the relocation of the village of Newtok, Alaska due to coastal erosion. Crippled by coastal erosion, thawing permafrost, declining sea ice protection, warming temperatures, and increased storm surge exposure, the village…