Starting from ancient times, learn about the history of planetary discovery, especially that of Pluto, and how it has led to an amazing mission to explore the Kuiper Belt. Explore the New Horizons spacecraft, its mission to dwarf planet Pluto, and how the scientific method applies to our understanding of the Solar System.
Lesley Harrison's "Journeys Before and Journeys After" encompass works associated with her own travels locally and abroad as well as the "journeys" we all take into subjects which interest us. Some of Lesley's latest journeys have been researching Paleolithic art, concentrating in particular on how man has felt compelled to tell his story from the earliest times. Works include oils, acrylics and watercolors.
This event will feature Nukariik: Canadian Inuit Throat Singers, Frozen Whitefish, Marc Brown and The Blues Crew, Kingikmiut Singers and Dancers of Anchorage, and the Alaska Native Heritage Center Dancers.Short films in the theater, guided village site tours, and Alaska Native art vendors.
PMI Alaska Chapter will be hosting a preparatory course for the Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) credentials each Saturday from September 26 to October 17. This course will aid participants in preparing for the credential examination.
This open-source international exhibit showcases the incredible variety of light-based science being researched today across the electromagnetic spectrum, across scientific disciplines, and across technological platforms.
Archival photographs, art, artifacts and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage and throughout the state, including how late 19th century icebound whalers spread ashes on sea ice to form baseball diamonds.