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How the Seasons of Alaska Affect Commercial Industries

Alaska is a unique state in many ways. It boasts the largest land mass of any state in the United States and because of this, has the largest coastline not only of any one state, but of all states combined. In addition to these features, Alaska is known for having extremely long summer days and also having some of the shortest winter days on record anywhere.

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Alaska’s Active Volcano: How does this impact air shipping?

Alaska’s Active Volcano: How does this impact air shipping? You are most likely familiar with the Pacific Ocean’s Aleutian Islands. They make up what is known as the “Ring-of-Fire” which is a horse-shoe shaped zone of islands known for frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. One of these islands, Bogoslof Island, is one of Alaska’s most…
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The New Alaska Oil Discovery: What You Need to Know

In early October, Caelus Energy, a Dallas-based company, announced a significant light oil discovery on Alaska’s North Slope. In an article published October 11th, in The National Interest, detailing the discovery, many believe this will breathe new life into Alaska’s oil industry.

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