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Keeping eye on Russian build-up, Danes ready to send fighter jets to Greenland

Keeping eye on Russian build-up, Danes ready to send fighter jets to Greenland

Denmark is ready to station fighter jets in Greenland if it feels threatened by Russia’s expanding military presence along its northern coast, the defense...
Chinese rig to return to Russia’s Kara Sea this summer in hopes of third major find

Chinese rig to return to Russia’s Kara Sea this summer in hopes of third...

Chinese drilling rig Nan Hai Ba Hao is due to begin a third drilling season in the Kara Sea this summer in the hopes of...
How the Trump administration’s rush to drill in Alaska’s Arctic refuge is backfiring

How the Trump administration’s rush to drill in Alaska’s Arctic refuge is backfiring

In early 2018, as the Trump administration began its dash to drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, federal experts identified gaps in the...
How an Alaska professor’s pop-up book aims to spread awareness of marine plastic pollution

How an Alaska professor’s pop-up book aims to spread awareness of marine plastic pollution

An Alaska art professor’s concern about the marine environment has combined with her passion for pop-up books to produce a colorful three-dimensional tool to...
Why we need a ‘Polar Code’ for Arctic community resettlement

Why we need a ‘Polar Code’ for Arctic community resettlement

The eight countries of the Arctic are experiencing the effects of climate change most acutely — a climate that is changing so quickly that...