Eden MacAdam-Somer and Larry Unger of “Notorious” performed live at KCAW in Sitka on Ted’s Good Day Radio Show on May 17, 2012. Here’s a video of them playing “Sumari’s Waltz,” which was written by Eden and won Honorable Mention in an international songwriting contest. They will perform Friday night, May 18, 7 pm, at the Sheet’ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi community house.
A species of fern common in Asia has been found in Southeast Alaska. But unlike invasive species, Wright’s filmy fern is an early colonizer. And figuring out how and when it got here is the next piece of the puzzle. more
Rob Harcourt is a professor of Marine Ecology at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. He's in Sitka as a Scientist in Residency Fellow (SIRF) at the Sitka Sound Science Center. Harcourt uses advanced tagging techniques to study ocean animals and their habitat -- everything from jellyfish to blue whales. He'll be speaking tonight (6PM Wed Apr 22, Alaska Raptor Rehabilitation Center, free) on climate change and penquins: "Will Happy Feet feel the heat?" With SSS research director Tory O'Connell. Downloadable audio. more