Why talking about climate change could be the most important thing you can do

Why talking about climate change could be the most important thing...

Katharine Hayhoe often encounters people in the U.S. and Canada who still regard climate change as an issue best left for the distant future. “That...
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...
The Week Ahead: Not-so-short-lived

The Week Ahead: Not-so-short-lived

Black carbon was not the first order of business when Finnish president Sauli Niinistö began his...
Fiber optic cable is set to be laid along Nunavik’s Hudson Bay coast this year

Fiber optic cable is set to be laid along Nunavik’s Hudson...

Plans to lay fiber optic cable along Nunavik’s Hudson Bay coast will go ahead this summer, putting parts of the region on track to...
Greenland health authorities urge calm after six new COVID-19 cases are reported

Greenland health authorities urge calm after six new COVID-19 cases are...

Health authorities in Greenland say there is little cause for concern after six people in the country’s third-largest settlement tested positive for COVID-19 on...
After winning a historic court victory, Sweden’s Sami face attacks, including death threats

After winning a historic court victory, Sweden’s Sami face attacks, including...

A decision earlier this month by Sweden’s top court that upholds a Sámi right to manage hunting and fishing in a traditional herding area...
Nunavut government limits hunting of Dolphin and Union caribou

Nunavut government limits hunting of Dolphin and Union caribou

The Government of Nunavut is restricting the hunting of the Kitkmeot region’s Dolphin and Union Caribou Herd through an interim total allowable harvest of...
Louis Fortier, a scientist who revolutionized Arctic research in Canada, has died

Louis Fortier, a scientist who revolutionized Arctic research in Canada, has...

Louis Fortier, an oceanographer who transformed the way Arctic research is conducted in Canada, died on October 4 from complications related to leukemia. He...
Greenland’s seal hunters to miss quota this year, leaving a gap in supply

Greenland’s seal hunters to miss quota this year, leaving a gap...

Greenland’s nationally controlled tannery is calling for the creation of more trading stations and an increase in the nationally mandated price for sealskin as...
Russia’s Northern Sea Route sees record cargo volume in 2018

Russia’s Northern Sea Route sees record cargo volume in 2018

Russia’s Northern Sea Route saw another record-setting year in 2018 as 18 million tons of cargo traveled along the country’s Arctic coastline. This compares...