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Lunar Eclipse Tonight!

Hi folks!  In case you didn’t know, the first lunar eclipse of the year is tonight.  It’s not 100% visible from most of Alaska, but even a partial eclipse is quite amazing to watch.  If you want more info, you…

Alaska – A Patchwork Place

Studying plate tectonics in Alaska is especially interesting because of Alaska’s history, both recent and long past.  Even our text refers over and over again to the Aleutians as an example of an island arc caused by the collision of…