The situation is heating up: 3 volcanoes erupt at once in Alaska

In the Aleutian Islands of Alaska, the situation is heating up. Three distant volcanoes are erupting, and another is preparing to erupt in an archipelago that is part of the "ring of fire" where the Pacific tectonic plate meets several others. Smithsonian Magazine writes about it. According to the observatory of volcanoes ...

How to become a resident of Alaska: step by step instructions

Alaska residents receive discounts on licenses for some of the best fisheries in the United States, fishing and hunting, and the Alaskan government annually distributes a Permanent Fund (DPF) dividend to every legal resident. To qualify for resident status, you need to have ...

Strongest in 57 years: powerful earthquake hit Alaska

An 28 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska on Wednesday, July 8,2. It has been the strongest since 1964. Writes about this CNN. A very strong earthquake occurred about 56 miles (91 km) southeast of Perryville, Alaska. The earthquake was ...

Dragging four people and pulling by the ears: an unusual Olympiad was held in Alaska

In Fairbanks, Alaska, the 60th World Eskimo-Indian Olympic Games, in which residents of the circumpolar regions take part, have come to an end. They compete in not very traditional sports, the purpose of which is to prepare a person for survival in the harsh conditions of the Far North. About it…

A bear chased a man in Alaska for several days: he was accidentally saved by the coast guard

The crew of a Coast Guard helicopter spotted a lone man waving his arms in the air in the middle of the Alaskan wilderness. As it turned out, they arrived just in time. The grizzly bear hunted the man for several days. He is tired, almost out of cartridges. More details were told by the publication Yahoo! ...

In Alaska, a bear attacked a tourist because his dog chased her cubs

In Alaska, a tourist was bitten by a female bear after his dog chased her and her two cubs. Writes about this New York Post. According to Alaska Wildlife Troopers, the man and his 13-month-old border collie walked along the Kenai River trail on June 27 ...

'The house caved in and things fell down': a powerful earthquake occurred in Alaska

A massive 6,1 magnitude earthquake struck Alaska, shaking houses and knocking objects off shelves - the tremors were felt over an area of ​​2000 square miles (almost 5200 square kilometers). Writes about this The Daily Mail. A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6,1 struck Alaska. The earthquake happened ...

What a tourist in Alaska can see

More and more tourists from all over the world come to Alaska, and it's not hard to understand why: they want to see untouched nature in all its glory, writes Share America. According to the Alaska Tourism Industry Association, in June - September 2016, the number of foreign tourists, ...

An unforgettable April Fool's Day: how a joker in Alaska orchestrated the 'eruption' of a volcano

April 1 is not always as fun as you expected. But there are rare exceptions. One of the most original draws took place in 1974 in Alaska. This case was reported by IFL Science. On a beautiful clear day with a cool azure sky ...

Bear in the toilet: in Alaska, an animal bit a woman on the buttocks

In Alaska, a woman was vacationing with her brother. One day she ran into a bear in the toilet. What happened and how the animal ended up in such an unusual place, Fox News reported. “I walked in, sat on the toilet seat, and something ...

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