How the descendants of Old Believers who fled from the USSR live in Alaska. A PHOTO

A little more than 740 thousand people live in Alaska, and in addition to the Indians and Eskimos, Russian Old Believers live here. In 1968, after emigrating from Siberia, they built a church in Alaska, and then founded a village - Nikolaevsk. As “Present Tense” writes, ...

An alaska-ruined road repaired in 4 of the day

Residents of many US states could envy Alaska residents because of their road repair service, which repaired a highway destroyed by a 7-point earthquake in less than 4 days. The highway connecting the road to the International Airport and Minnesota Drive in Anchorage was completely destroyed in ...

Alaska felt more 1000 aftershocks and woke up Benjamin volcano

More than 1000 aftershocks were felt around Alaska when the magnitude 7,0 earthquake hit. According to the Anchorage Daily News, there were about 1400 aftershocks - including 17 that registered 4,0 points or more, and five that registered more than 5,0 points - about ...

Deadly cold: the weather makes it difficult to eliminate the effects of the Alaska earthquake

Although the weather in Anchorage, Alaska is warmer than usual and the air is not so cold, there is less daylight, which can cause problems - residents and visitors to the city are still suffering from the devastating magnitude 7 earthquake that hit Friday. During the earthquake, power supply problems were recorded in many areas - by now ...

Over three days in Alaska, more than 230 earthquakes occurred

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) has reported that more than 230 minor tremors have occurred in Alaska since November 30, when a massive 7,0 quake struck the region, destroying roads and cracking buildings in Anchorage. Wherein…

In Alaska, there was a powerful earthquake, there is a threat of a tsunami. A PHOTO. VIDEO

An earthquake of magnitude 7 occurred on November 30 near Anchorage (Alaska), people in panic ran out of their homes and offices, and also tried to hide under tables. Meteorologists have issued a tsunami warning for coastal regions in the south of the state, writes NBC. Geological Survey ...

$ 1600 to every Alaskan: how Americans just get their petrodollars

Alaska residents receive annual dividends from oil production in the state. For this, the region has created a Permanent State Fund, which manages the profit from oil development, writes “Voice of America”. The amount of dividends is indexed annually and depends on the income of the last five years, and also ...

In the US, two powerful earthquakes occurred in a row

An earthquake of 12 magnitude struck North Slope County, Alaska on August 6,4. This is the most powerful tremor ever recorded in this district, writes The New York Times. The earthquake occurred at 06:58 local time at 551 km to ...

In Alaska, the plane was gone with tourists. UPDATED

Making their way through a low line of clouds, rescuers aboard the military aircraft spent Sunday trying to find a survey plane that crashed with the pilot and four passengers on board. It happened on Saturday in Alaska, high on a ridge in the National Park and ...

In the suburb of Anchorage, a bear killed a tourist

The same brown bear that killed a tourist in the Anchorage, Alaska suburb attacked another person who went in search, police said Wednesday. The body of tourist Michael Saltis was found Wednesday after a member of a search party ...

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