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Energy authority wants more time for dam filing

The Alaska Energy Authority wants more time to file with federal regulators an initial study report for the massive proposed Susitna-Watana dam project. Read More »

Toyota bumps up hydrogen-powered car in US to 2015

Toyota says a hydrogen-powered vehicle that emits only water vapor as exhaust will go on sale in the U.S. in 2015, a year earlier than it promised just two months ago. Read More »

Army Corps proposes alternatives to protect lakes

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released a report years in the making about options for keeping Asian carp from invading the Great Lakes. Read More »

Former Bethel mayor leads Nuvista coop

A former Bethel mayor has been chosen to lead Nuvista Light and Electric Cooperative, a group that was created to generate energy for a sustainable future. Read More »

Home electricity use in US falling to 2001 levels

American homes are more energy-efficient these days- and so are the appliances and gadgets inside the homes Read More »

To Clean Up Coal, Obama Pushes More Oil Production

America's newest, most expensive coal-fired power plant is hailed as one of the cleanest on the planet, thanks to government-backed technology that removes carbon dioxide and keeps it out of the atmosphere. Read More »

GCI Announces Planned Leap in Internet Speed

Alaska's largest telecommunications company says it plans to provide Internet speeds so fast in Anchorage that residential customers will be able to download a high-definition movie in 18 seconds. Read More »

Captain Kirk Brings Fiction to Life

Captain Kirk's futuristic-looking vessel sports cutting-edge technology, but it isn't the Starship Enterprise. Read More »

Artificial Intelligence NEIL to Begin Learning for Itself

Researchers are trying to plant a digital seed for artificial intelligence by letting a massive computer system browse millions of pictures and decide for itself what they all mean. Read More »

Businessman Donating 3D Printer to Students

Students in Heather Ridgway's advanced 3D design class in Juneau soon will be able to print out their handiwork. Read More »

Launch Scheduled for Next Year from Kodiak

Things are looking up for the Alaska Aerospace Corp. Read More »

Tesla CEO Expects Feds to Clear Model S in Fires

The leader of Tesla Motors is confident that his Model S electric car is safe and will be cleared by a federal investigation into two recent fires. Read More »

JFK: 50 Years Later

As the nation pauses to remember the assassination of President John F. Kennedy 50 years ago today, looking back can also give us an idea of how far technology has come in the past half century. Read More »

Mid Atlantic Rocket Launch Set for Tuesday Night

Much of the U.S. East Coast is expected to get a view of a mid-Atlantic rocket launch Tuesday night, when the Air Force and NASA will try to put 29 tiny satellites into orbit, including a smartphone and a satellite built by students. Read More »

Suit Challenging Google's Digital Library Dropped

A federal judge in New York City has cleared the way for Google to go forward with plans to create the world's largest digital library. Read More »

Fairbanks School Unveils New App

If you want information about the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, just grab your phone or tablet. Read More »

Pew: Love is in the Air and on the Web

A new survey suggests acceptance of online dating is growing, with a majority of Internet users saying it's a good way to meet people. Read More »

Governor Signs Calif. Quake Warning System Bill

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation calling for development of a statewide earthquake early warning system. Read More »