Freight backlogs leave some grocery shelves bare in parts of Nunavut

Freight backlogs leave some grocery shelves bare in parts of Nunavut

Grocery stores across the Baffin region are struggling to keep their shelves stocked due to shipping delays caused by the spread of the latest...
Narwhals can be disturbed by faraway noises

Narwhals can be disturbed by faraway noises

A new study shows that narwhals are disturbed by noise originating as far as 20 to 30 kilometers away, reports Greenland national broadcaster KNR. The...
The world’s most powerful icebreaker makes its first voyage along the eastern Northern Sea Route

The world’s most powerful icebreaker makes its first voyage along the...

The nuclear-powered icebreaker Arktika arrived on January 1 in the remote Russian town of Pevek, together with cargo vessels Inzhener Trubin and Yuri Arshenevsky and diesel-engined...
OneWeb launches another 36 satellites into orbit from Kazakhstan

OneWeb launches another 36 satellites into orbit from Kazakhstan

MOSCOW — Britain-based tech company OneWeb launched 36 communications satellites into space from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Monday, live broadcasts showed. OneWeb has...
Analysis-Russia’s Rosneft bets on giant Vostok to reshape Europe’s oil market

Analysis-Russia’s Rosneft bets on giant Vostok to reshape Europe’s oil market

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has placed its bets on its biggest oil project since the fall of the Soviet Union to push aside rival...
Amid transport troubles, an Arctic convoy is breaking its way towards ice-locked Russian town

Amid transport troubles, an Arctic convoy is breaking its way towards...

After an attempt to make it from Arkhangelsk to Pevek in mid-November failed, the ships I. Trubin, Polar King and Arshenevsky are again on their way across the frozen...
A new Arctic fiber project aims to link Asia and Europe via the Northwest Passage

A new Arctic fiber project aims to link Asia and Europe...

A group of companies is planning an ambitious new fiber-optic cable connecting Europe and East Asia through the Arctic. The Finnish telecom company Cinia, along...
Canada’s new naval Arctic patrol ship circumnavigated North America on its first voyage

Canada’s new naval Arctic patrol ship circumnavigated North America on its...

The Royal Canadian Navy's Arctic and offshore patrol vessel HMCS Harry DeWolf returned to its home port of Halifax on Thursday, after circumnavigating the...
This year’s last transit shipment on Northern Sea Route is underway

This year’s last transit shipment on Northern Sea Route is underway

A few days after several ships were rescued from sea ice along Russia's Northern Sea Route, the nuclear icebreaker Yamal readied to escort of...
Ships traveling into a warming Arctic are leaving garbage in their wake, scientists warn

Ships traveling into a warming Arctic are leaving garbage in their...

ANCHORAGE — Following another year of stark climate impacts in the Arctic, scientists warned Tuesday of a new scourge hitting the region: marine trash. With...