Lawrence Lobdell, a teenager when he stomped a man to death in an Anchorage park for $7 and beer, was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison. Debilitated by the effects of brain surgery undergone after his 2009 arrest, he will likely die behind bars.
Once-domestic cattle abandoned on two islands within the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge have gone wild and trampled habitat, and federal managers are asking the public for possible solutions.WildlifeYereth Rosen
A blog by National Park Service scientists is meant to stimulate interest in the culture and natural histories of Alaska, but prudence should trump enthusiasm when one encounters artifacts.ScienceJillian Rogers
The military has been working on cutting-edge stealth technology so drones can evade radar systems in a way that current UAVs cannot. Another development: an all-electric, fuel cell-powered UAV launched from a submerged submarine.