Is toxic algae killing animals across Alaska? (For Al Jazeera America)

The massive seabird die-off is part of a larger story about the health of Alaska’s oceans as sea temperatures rise. For more than a year, scientists have been cataloging smaller, unexplained episodes of animals dying on beaches — including other birds, sea otters, sea lions, several species of whales, starfish and fish.

How internet culture changes news on Alaska Edition

In case you missed it, here’s an episode of public television’s Alaska Edition, with me and KTUU’s Kyle Hopkins discussing how internet culture influences news in Alaska with Zachariah Hughes.