A new program aims to monitor, mitigate and adapt to Arctic-wide thaw

A new program aims to monitor, mitigate and adapt to Arctic-wide...

In some Alaska Native villages, land collapses caused by combined permafrost thaw, open waters. Flooding, storm surges and erosion are so catastrophic that they...
A British aircraft carrier makes a rare visit visit remote island in the Norwegian Arctic

A British aircraft carrier makes a rare visit visit remote island...

NATO's naval presence in the North Atlantic remains high after a series of exercises in Norway and Iceland. This week, The United Kingdom's biggest...
At an Arctic conference, Indigenous fashion gets a moment in the spotlight

At an Arctic conference, Indigenous fashion gets a moment in the...

Indigenous tradition met with high fashion at last week’s Arctic Encounter Symposium. The symposium's Far North Fashion Show held at the Anchorage Museum of...
How about an ice-fishing week? A policy maker rethinks northern workplaces

How about an ice-fishing week? A policy maker rethinks northern workplaces

When Patricia Johnson-Castle began working for the Nunatsiavut government in 2019, it was an exciting but intimidating experience. She had two post-secondary degrees under her...
Arctic projects must not be postponed because of sanctions, Putin orders

Arctic projects must not be postponed because of sanctions, Putin orders

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday called for “maximizing the pace of work” on both current and future projects and plans related to the...
Arctic leaders gathered in Anchorage ponder a path forward without Russia

Arctic leaders gathered in Anchorage ponder a path forward without Russia

At a two-day Arctic conference in Anchorage last week that was packed with dignitaries and experts from around the Arctic, the talk was dominated...
Rosatom subsidiary will proceed with Finnish nuclear project

Rosatom subsidiary will proceed with Finnish nuclear project

HELSINKI — Russia's state-owned nuclear power supplier Rosatom and its Finnish unit RAOS Project will proceed with a planned nuclear plant in Northern Finland,...
Russia’s LNG plans face rethink after EU sanctions on equipment, analysts say

Russia’s LNG plans face rethink after EU sanctions on equipment, analysts...

Russia will need to rethink its aim of a 20 percent share of the global LNG market after EU sanctions targeted equipment it needs...
Despite Ukraine war, US and Russia continue emergency cooperation in the Bering Strait

Despite Ukraine war, US and Russia continue emergency cooperation in the...

Even as western nations break off relations with Russia and freeze it out of international forums in the Arctic and elsewhere in response to...
Tourism in Arctic Finland faces uncertainty due to closed Russian air space, rising fuel costs

Tourism in Arctic Finland faces uncertainty due to closed Russian air...

The closure of Russian airspace is causing uncertainty in Northern Finland's tourism industry, which has relied heavily on travel from Asian countries. The number of...