Denmark apologizes for a ‘heartless’ social experiment that took Greenland children from their families

Denmark apologizes for a ‘heartless’ social experiment that took Greenland children...

Nearly 70 years after 22 Greenlandic children were taken from their families and brought to Denmark to learn to be “role models” for a...
What the new US Coast Guard strategy tells us about the Arctic in 2019

What the new US Coast Guard strategy tells us about the...

The U.S. Coast Guard’s ‘Vision’ for the Arctic, released earlier this week, walks the line between proposing clear-cut solutions to some U.S. capacity problems...
Scare tactics on sea treaty put US Arctic interests at risk

Scare tactics on sea treaty put US Arctic interests at risk

Not that it will change anything, but Canada has given the United States another good reason to abandon its outlier status and approve the...
Russia’s hypersonic missiles could be why Donald Trump wants to buy Greenland

Russia’s hypersonic missiles could be why Donald Trump wants to buy...

It has been a little more than three months since U.S. president Donald Trump confirmed on live TV that a purchase of Greenland, its...
Neiman Marcus agrees to settle in landmark Indigenous property rights case

Neiman Marcus agrees to settle in landmark Indigenous property rights case

The retail giant Neiman Marcus and some associated companies have agreed to settle a year-old lawsuit over actions that an Alaska Native organization considers...
The plug keeping the Arctic’s oldest ice in place is getting leaky

The plug keeping the Arctic’s oldest ice in place is getting...

As Arctic sea ice declines, a corner of the Arctic Ocean north of Greenland and Canada’s Ellesmere Island has remained a bastion for the...
Parks Canada recovered more than 350 new artifacts from the Franklin expedition wreck HMS Erebus in 2019

Parks Canada recovered more than 350 new artifacts from the Franklin...

New discoveries from the ill-fated 1845 Sir John A. Franklin expedition add to a growing story about what happened to two vessels. The expedition’s ships, the HMS...
How a new initiative aims to promote women and bridge polar connectivity barriers

How a new initiative aims to promote women and bridge polar...

There are amazing women in polar scholarship and representation, but all too often their contributions are under-represented and under-valued. Barriers such as a funding...
How to write an Arctic story in 5 easy steps

How to write an Arctic story in 5 easy steps

So you’ve been assigned to write a story on the Arctic. Congratulations! This will be one of your easiest assignments. The key is to write...
Greenland’s ‘power elite’ is diverse, but geographically concentrated, study suggests

Greenland’s ‘power elite’ is diverse, but geographically concentrated, study suggests

Greenland’s most influential people are a diverse, relatively large group of individuals who live in Nuuk, are generally better educated than the population at...