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The Internet flexed its muscle and swayed the vote in a Facebook contest to send Miami-based rapper Pitbull for a concert in Kodiak, Alaska.
Alaska's a pretty mysterious place with a cadre of dedicated investigators researching the unusual, supernatural and paranormal. And they take their work seriously.

Investigating Alaska's ghosts, creatures and extraterrestrials

July 16, 2012 - 5:34pm -- ajansen
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Investigating Alaska's ghosts, creatures and extraterrestrials
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Alaska's a big and still pretty mysterious place. And that calls for some dedicated people investigating the unusual, the supernatural and the paranormal in the Last Frontier.

The mouth of female moose flies include two pair of cutting blades. A female literally chews or cuts through the skin with these blades, creating a wound that serves as a pool for blood.

How to soak up the Alaska summer you're missing

July 14, 2012 - 7:58pm -- benanderson
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Photos: Alaska Bonatical Garden
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Summertime in Alaska offers unparalleled opportunities for appreciating our grand landscape and abundant wildlife. But there is also beauty to be seen on a much smaller scale.

I'm single and have a bunch of weddings I have to go to this summer and fall. I hate going by myself. It's more fun and less awk-ward to go with someone, even if it isn't a romantic connection. But almost all of my friends are married or coupled up. Is it OK to add a plus one to my RSVP?
Theater, festivals and art events take center stage in the Golden Heart city throughout July, where it's often warmer and sunnier than Anchorage. 

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