A new performance collaboration brings Inuit myths to life on Canada’s national stage

A new performance collaboration brings Inuit myths to life on Canada’s...

As the lights dimmed in the Ottawa’s National Arts Centre theater on Friday, Jan. 10, a woman’s voice began to speak softly in Inuktitut....
The US writes, but does not implement, Arctic strategies

The US writes, but does not implement, Arctic strategies

The U.S. government wrote a great deal about Arctic strategy in 2019, but it would be nice to see concrete commitments to go along...
Inuit infants need access to medication to prevent respiratory illness

Inuit infants need access to medication to prevent respiratory illness

Inuit infants living in Arctic Canada have some of the highest rates of hospitalization and intensive care unit admission in the world due to...
How a ground-breaking biodome being planned in Iceland could change cities around the world

How a ground-breaking biodome being planned in Iceland could change cities...

A pioneering vision in Iceland to improve life for locals and to transform tourism and hospitality is moving closer to reality.The ALDIN Biodome Resort...
Would a Saint Lawrence Seaway model work for Bering Strait shipping?

Would a Saint Lawrence Seaway model work for Bering Strait shipping?

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski has long envisioned rules and regulations for Bering Strait travel modeled after the Saint Lawrence Seaway system, the network of...
Inuit crafters continue to be blocked on Facebook for selling sealskin

Inuit crafters continue to be blocked on Facebook for selling sealskin

For Manitok Thompson, a long-time Inuit crafter and former Nunavut MLA, Facebook is an essential way to get her products into the hands of...
Climate change, Greenland and shifting geopolitics: Here are the top Arctic stories of 2019

Climate change, Greenland and shifting geopolitics: Here are the top Arctic...

If change is the only constant — especially in the Arctic — then for 2019 the reverse was also mostly true: Most of the...
Could sand spread on sea ice help keep the Arctic cool?

Could sand spread on sea ice help keep the Arctic cool?

Think of the sea ice of the Arctic Ocean as a reflective heat shield vital to a stable climate.Then consider that about 95 percent...
Indigenous leaders look forward to a decade of language revitalization

Indigenous leaders look forward to a decade of language revitalization

Faced with the loss of nearly half of the world’s languages, the United Nations Wednesday called on countries to take “urgent steps” to ensure the...
Thinner than expected Arctic sea ice has been a challenge for MOSAIC researchers

Thinner than expected Arctic sea ice has been a challenge for...

Three months into a year-long drift across the Arctic, scientists aboard the Polarstern have found that the ice floe the ship is attached to...