A new report shows sea ice in Canada’s Arctic waters is changing

A new report shows sea ice in Canada’s Arctic waters is...

Inuit traditional knowledge has shown that gradual changes in the Arctic Ocean have always occurred, but has also illustrated that this critical environment is...
After years of upgrades, the Northern Fleet’s top research vessel is again ready to explore the Arctic sea bed

After years of upgrades, the Northern Fleet’s top research vessel is...

The research vessel Romuald Muklevich, which had been undergoing reconstructions and upgrades at the Kronstadt Yard in St. Petersburg since 2016, it is now...
Russian firms to build world’s most powerful nuclear icebreaker

Russian firms to build world’s most powerful nuclear icebreaker

MOSCOW — Two Russian companies signed a deal on Thursday to build the world's most powerful nuclear icebreaker to help boost trade on a...
Greenland wants a say in Baffinland’s expansion plans

Greenland wants a say in Baffinland’s expansion plans

Denmark has asked for a role in the environmental assessment of the next phase of development at the Mary River mine on north Baffin...
Needing a major engine repair, Russia’s massive new icebreaker faces an uncertain future

Needing a major engine repair, Russia’s massive new icebreaker faces an...

The brand new nuclear icebreaker Arktika, currently in sea trials, requires significant repairs to fix a failed engine, a requirement that could delay the...
Construction of Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project is ahead of schedule

Construction of Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project is ahead of schedule

Russia’s largest private natural gas producer, Novatek, reports that it is “slightly ahead of schedule” for opening Arctic LNG 2 by the end of 2022. The...
Novatek says new Arctic projects will proceed as planned, despite a sharp drop in LNG exports

Novatek says new Arctic projects will proceed as planned, despite a...

Amid a world economic crisis, the Russian gas company Novatek is shipping less liquefied natural gas than it was just a few months ago....
A new report shows that more ships are visiting the Arctic

A new report shows that more ships are visiting the Arctic

A fresh report from an Arctic Council working group finds a 25 percent increase in ship visits in Arctic waters from 2013 to 2019.The...
Communities scramble after Alaska’s main rural air carrier grounds nearly all flights

Communities scramble after Alaska’s main rural air carrier grounds nearly all...

Alaska’s main rural air carrier has abruptly canceled 90 percent of its flight operations, leaving remote villages and hub communities throughout the Arctic and...
The start of Svalbard’s cruise season is canceled

The start of Svalbard’s cruise season is canceled

2020 was the year when many newly built luxury polar-class cruise ships were supposed to bring wealthy tourists to the Arctic. But the start...