Life at the Last Frontier – aka Focus Alaska – covers Alaska insider travel tips, lifestyle, fashion events, street style, geophysical events and environmental conditions like earthquakes, wildfires, and permafrost, weather, air pollution, and curiosa.

See why 40 below was great for a bikini look

Origin of the Celsius and Fahrenheit scale and UAF’s Nanook tradition of taking a photo in swimwear and 40 below freezing the only value the scales argee

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Is air pollution ok just because it’s wildfire caused?

Report about the air quality issue in Interior Alaska by wildfires and winter inversions and a new outfit inspiration

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Black carbon in the Arctic

A discussion of black carbon in the Arctic, its natural and anthropogenic sources, and impacts on weather, health, environment plus the lotd in all neutrals

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Daylight saving time is weird when you have 84 White Nights

Discusion of the benefits of daylight saving time, why they fail in high latitudes, life with white nights and dark days, plus two Alaska spring outfits

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