Alaska Science Forum: Canned history helps archaeologists
web-posted Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The year is 1905. You are a prospector in Alaska relaxing in your cabin after a chilly day of working the tailings pile. Craving a cup, you pull a tin of coffee off the shelf. Though you can't imagine it, that distinctive red can, the one you will later use for your precious supply of nails, will long outlive you. And it will give an archaeologist a good idea of when you made a home in Alaska.
On the Fly: Egg Patterns, the fly for late-summer angling
web-posted Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Fly fishing has often been labeled a decision-making sport. Each time we go on the water, we're confronted with an array of choices, and the outcome of these decisions ultimately dictates our angling success.