GI offers public tours: Wednesdays through Aug. 22, 2012

June 6, 2012

Visit the world-renowned Geophysical Institute, where scientists study everything from the center of Earth to the sun. Learn about the Alaska Satellite Facility's work with remote sensing data and polar-orbitting satellites and the Alaska Volcano Observatory's unique monitoring system for all volcanoes in the North Pacific. Visitors are welcome to tour both ASF and AVO with guides on Wednesdays, June 6 through August 22 at 2:30 p.m. Meet in the Elvey Building lobby.


Reservations are required for groups of 10 or more. There will be no tours on Wednesday, July 4, 2012.


For more information, call 907-474-6166 or email