What I like most about Alaska

    Those of you who watch much TV have probably seen some breathless reporting about the Mt. Redoubt volcano near Anchorage.  The old b*$(h caused me to spend a week in Fairbanks at forty below some years ago and either Redoubt or Augustine caused me to spent about ten days trying to get home from Anchorage.  Comes with the territory.  Here’s a poll of Anchorage residents’ | Read More »

    Still no eruption on the Alaskan volcano.

    But it’s starting to look like it’ll be soon: If Mt. Redoubt blows, Alaskans may get a light show The volcano watch for Alaska’s Mt. Redoubt continues apace. According to the Anchorage Daily News: An observation flight by scientists this afternoon reported no sign of ash emission yet, but discovered significant steaming from a new melt depression at the mouth of the summit crater…. That | Read More »