Story | Jun 17, 2015 | 2:30 PM
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Story | Jun 22, 2015 | 5:20 AMDavidson Glacier sounded practically familial to me considering my last name. So, when I was offered innumerable excursions on my Holland America Line Alaska cruise, my first choice was Glacier Point Wilderness Safari in Haines. The 41/2-mile glacier was named after the U.S. Coast surveyor George Davidson who, in 1869, was sent to Alaska to observe a total eclipse of the sun, which he had predicted, and, with the help of the native Tlingit people, extensively explored this dramatically beautiful area.
Story | Jun 19, 2015
Wildfires are chewing through parched parts of the West, where temperatures are rising Thursday. Here's a look at the latest hotspots and what crews are doing to control them. ___ ALASKA Two wildfires are burning outside Anchorage, one that tripled...
Story | Mar 28, 2015 | 7:32 PM
Last month was one of the coldest Februarys on record in the Lehigh Valley, prompting several letters to the editor with the this-proves-there's-no-global-warming theme. These letters reveal a common misperception about global warming. That is, that...
Story | Mar 27, 2015 | 7:24 PM