For the past seven years, Stephen Lias has been visiting wild places to inspire him in writing musical compositions. His latest wilderness muse is Alaska’s Bering Land Bridge National Preserve.
The community of Shaktoolik is celebrating the return of a plaque designating a nearby ancient hunting camp as a National Historic Landmark. The site is now eroding away.
Thousands of archeological sites across northwestern Alaska are washing into the sea as scientists scramble to survey what’s being lost.