Orange goo on Alaska shore was fungal spores

An orange-colored goo that streaked the shore of a remote Alaska village turned out to be fungal spores, not millions of microscopic eggs as indicated by preliminary analysis, scientists said Thursday.

Walruses congregate on Alaska shore as ice melts

Thousands of walruses are congregating on Alaska`s northwest coast, a sign that their Arctic sea ice environment has been altered by climate change.