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UK’s Prince Harry visits marines in the Arctic on Valentine’s Day

UK’s Prince Harry visits marines in the Arctic on Valentine’s Day

LONDON — Britain's Prince Harry flew to the Arctic on Valentine's Day to meet the Royal Marines and learn about special freezing-weather helicopter commando...

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Teach code to Arctic children to empower a new generation

Teach code to Arctic children to empower a new generation

The Arctic should teach its kids to code.In Barack Obama’s words, “In the new economy, computer science isn’t an optional skill – it’s a...
A Game of Thrones-themed ice hotel opens in Arctic Finland

A Game of Thrones-themed ice hotel opens in Arctic Finland

Game of Thrones fans now have the opportunity to get a feel for what sleeping in the Arctic cold is like, surrounded by the army of...
Eleven Russian fighter jets launched a mock attack on a Norwegian Arctic radar installation

Eleven Russian fighter jets launched a mock attack on a Norwegian Arctic radar installation

Flying in attack formation, a group of Russian Sukhoi-24 attack aircraft simulated a strike on a radar installation last year, turning away just before Norwegian...
NASA’s ice-measuring mission may be extended after shutdown delay

NASA’s ice-measuring mission may be extended after shutdown delay

The U.S. government shutdown significantly delayed NASA’s polar ice-measuring campaign planned for this spring. The mission was postponed from March 4 to April 1...
Canada’s new Arctic policy could be done by June, minister says

Canada’s new Arctic policy could be done by June, minister says

After more than two years of work, the Liberal government’s new Arctic policy framework won’t be ready for release until after it works out...