When Boeing proposed the world’s largest plane for Arctic shipping

When Boeing proposed the world’s largest plane for Arctic shipping

With climate change and the continuing decline in Arctic sea ice, a new proposal to export liquefied natural gas from Alaska in icebreaking tankers...
What we can learn from a new look at the Bering Strait

What we can learn from a new look at the Bering...

As a home-schooled teenager from Decorah, Iowa, Bathsheba Demuth had her introduction to the Arctic in 1999 when she arrived in Old Crow, Yukon...
Canada’s new Arctic research facility remains mysterious to some of its neighbors

Canada’s new Arctic research facility remains mysterious to some of its...

CAMBRIDGE BAY — The Canadian High Arctic Research Station in Cambridge Bay, which officially opened in August, is big and beautiful, but remains a mystery...
SIKU puts Inuit knowledge first at Montreal’s Inuit Studies Conference

SIKU puts Inuit knowledge first at Montreal’s Inuit Studies Conference

Imagine a smartphone app that told Inuit everything they needed to know before going out on the land, providing weather and tide forecasts, satellite...
At the Alaska Federation of Natives convention, a generational divide marks the Arctic climate change debate

At the Alaska Federation of Natives convention, a generational divide marks...

Alaska’s Indigenous residents scattered in rural villages through the state know the reality of climate change better than most people.But when it came to...
Some Alaska villages don’t need to ‘imagine a day without water’

Some Alaska villages don’t need to ‘imagine a day without water’

Every year, the national “Imagine a Day without Water” campaign raises awareness and educates Americans about the value of water in everyday life.In October...
Acclaimed American choir slammed for use of Inuit throat singing

Acclaimed American choir slammed for use of Inuit throat singing

An acclaimed choir from the United States says it wants to “support the important work of Indigenous resurgence.”The statement issued late Tuesday evening by...
What a recent EU Arctic forum shows about the bloc’s efforts to handle the complexities of Arctic politics

What a recent EU Arctic forum shows about the bloc’s efforts...

The U.S. is ramping up in the Arctic, Russia banks heavily on its own Arctic provinces, China’s Arctic interests are growing. And in early...
How a myopic view of the Arctic hampers U.S. policy

How a myopic view of the Arctic hampers U.S. policy

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry, the genial former Texas governor, tends to be long on platitudes and short on substance.Perry lived up to his...
Man charged with murders of two Alaska Native women

Man charged with murders of two Alaska Native women

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A digital camera card containing videos of a man beating and strangling a woman in a hotel room led to the...