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Stanford students learn by immersion in the Alaskan wilderness

Stanford students learn by immersion in the Alaskan wilderness

[MUSIC PLAYING] Alaska. It’s called the last frontier. That’s how the state is known, and anyone that’s interested in complex human natural systems, this place is one of the sweet spots. This class is really about observing how people interact with the world around them, looking at how we affect our natural resources and how …

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Why the Northernmost Town in America Exists

Why the Northernmost Town in America Exists

This is a Wendover Productions video in collaboration with RealLifeLore, and made possible by Squarespace. Build your website for 10% off by going to squarespace.com/wendover. 3,500 miles from Washington, D.C., 3,000 miles north of Los Angeles, 750 miles north of Anchorage, where the ground never melts, where the snow falls mid-summer, where no plants taller …