While the Alaska Teen Media Institute studio is closed amid the Covid-19 pandemic, staff and youth producers are working from home to continue to bring youth stories to the public.

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Alaska Teen Media Institute youth producers explore changes in sea ice and what that means marine traffic in the Arctic.

If you went to the movies this past holiday season, odds are you saw the movie we’re talking about today: Spider-Man: No Way Home. In its opening weekend it grossed two hundred and sixty million dollars. That’s the second highest debut in history. For this episode our ATMI film critics discuss this movie phenomenon starring […]

Photo Courtesy of the Anchorage Museum, Ward Wells Collection.

David Reamer is a historian whose focus in recent years has been unearthing Alaska’s complicated and curious past. He writes a weekly column for the Anchorage Daily News about the state’s history, covering a wide range of topics that include landmark restaurants, unsolved crimes, and Anchorage’s most famous horse.

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For our first radio show of the new year we have interviews with two historians (one of Alaska, the other on cartography), a movie review, a music review, news, and original music from one of our youth producers, Ormund Alaois (you can listen to more of his music here). Hosts: Quinn White, Yule Zhang News: […]

Hosts: Tyler Felson, Daisy Carter

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It’s the winter holidays, and for some people that means it’s time for Christmas movies. So we thought we’d have a Film Club holiday special and talk about one of the most divisive Christmas movies of them all: Die Hard.

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When the Pfizer vaccine was approved for children ages 5 and older, Laura Norton-Cruz was relieved to be able to get her two young kids vaccinated.

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For this episode, we will be talking about the new science fiction film, Dune. It is an adaptation of a novel by Frank Herbert that was originally published in 1965. The book has a rocky history in adaptations. There is a film version from 1985 and a miniseries from 2000, both widely regarded by fans […]

On October 28th, 2021 Anchorage Daily News reporter Morgan Krakow learned that an article she was credited as writing was circulating Twitter. Except she didn’t actually write it. It wasn’t a real story.  The tweet, which had thousands of likes and retweets, used an image that looked convincingly like the ADN website and had Krakow’s […]

Hosts: Daisy Carter & Ada Bjorkman Opinion Piece: Quinn White Full Show Dr. Andy Elsberg Interview ATMI producer Zinn Rogers interviews Dr. Andy Elsberg, an emergency physician, about the state of hospitals amid the surge of Covid-19 cases in Alaska this fall. Full Interview The Devious Lick Challenge ATMI producer Grady Cutchins spoke to his […]

For this episode we’re talking about the new Marvel movie Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.

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