Science Requires Knowledge, but That Requires Education

Bradner concluded that science requires knowledge. Knowledge arises from education--an area being whacked by Governor Dunleavy’s budget axe.

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Our Children Must Read by Age 9

In third grade, students learn to read. In fourth grade, they read to learn. Students who cannot read well almost never catch up.

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Are we ready for tomorrow’s technology?

It’s a strange world. One minute I’m reading a caribou-hunting account and the next I’m learning intelligent toilets at CES 2019 in Las Vegas.

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Letter to the Editor: Greenhouses

Some Assembly members floated the idea of cutting back on the production of flowers to cut cost. Instead, the greenhouse can grow cannabis.

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Your Vote This November is One of the Most Important Votes You Will Ever Make

With the withdrawal of Governor Bill Walker from the race Alaska voters will now decide between Mike Dunleavy or Mark Begich.

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Truth can be found if we truly look

Somewhere, circling on the event horizon of 21st century’s black hole of information, truth is waiting for us.

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Tracking the Outside Money in Alaska Politics

In the coming weeks, the Alaska Policy Forum will be looking into the Outside money that is impacting policy in Alaska like Ballot Measure 1.

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Letter to the Editor: Rick Levinson

For your monthly printed magazine, please consider using a font several times larger for your articles. I really enjoyed the magazine, so I hope you can make it more readable. Thanks.

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Letter to the Editor: Tom Thumb

The Unfortunate Demise of the Tom Thumb Montessori Schools written by Donn Liston was very interesting. Thank you for the insight into some of the reasons the schools eventually closed.

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Run campaigns on “Wallet”

Candidates running for office in Alaska (and elsewhere) could significantly reduce the cost of their campaigns by simply running on the theme “Wallet,” which is the main reason people vote anyway.

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