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Seismic ‘streams’ may reveal volcanic secrets

Geophysical Institute
Dec 10, 2018

A volcano is like a stream. It might sound like a Zen proverb, but it’s a useful comparison for University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical...

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Why the 7.0 earthquake was felt differently across Anchorage

Anchorage Daily News
Dec 02, 2018

The 7.0 earthquake just north of Anchorage on Friday morning shredded the earth with 2 million tons of explosive force, and generated 650...

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Massive impact crater discovered in Greenland

Geophysical Institute
Nov 14, 2018

An international team including a researcher from the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute has discovered a 31-kilometer-wide...

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Five-year Alaska Satellite Facility contract worth $48.6 million

Geophysical Institute
Oct 25, 2018

NASA has awarded a $48.6 million contract to the University of Alaska Fairbanks to continue operating the Alaska Satellite Facility’s synthetic...

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Geophysical Institute eligible for long-term defense research funding

Geophysical Institute
Oct 01, 2018

The University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute has received a Defense Department designation to research topics important to national...

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New funding will improve Alaska volcano monitoring network

Geophysical Institute
Aug 10, 2018

The Alaska Volcano Observatory will upgrade its volcano monitoring network throughout Alaska due to a $12 million budget increase through the U.S...

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