Norway’s Bodø could be the first Arctic city named a European Capital of Culture

Norway’s Bodø could be the first Arctic city named a European...

On Wednesday, a jury will decide which city will have the status of European Capital of Culture in 2024. One of the three finalist...
Alaska’s Arctic researchers can breathe easier for the moment, but political uncertainty remains

Alaska’s Arctic researchers can breathe easier for the moment, but political...

The last three months have left the University of Alaska system and its internationally recognized Arctic research programs suffering from bureaucratic whiplash.The challenge now...
A new history of the North Pole uncovers its deep significance for modern civilization

A new history of the North Pole uncovers its deep significance...

What exactly is the North Pole? How are we to understand the North Pole’s significance to the world today? has all the mysticism and...
Nunavut’s population could reach 54,000 by 2043, StatCan says

Nunavut’s population could reach 54,000 by 2043, StatCan says

Though Nunavut is expected to receive only small numbers of international immigrants over the next 25 years, the territory’s high birth rate could drive...
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...
Canada and Nunavut announce the creation of a new territorial park

Canada and Nunavut announce the creation of a new territorial park

There will be a new territorial park north of Clyde River, the governments of Nunavut and Canada announced Monday.The federal government will invest $4.7...
With little fanfare, Canada quietly launches a new Arctic policy document

With little fanfare, Canada quietly launches a new Arctic policy document

One day prior to the start of Canada’s national election campaign, the Liberal government, with little fanfare, launched its long-awaited Arctic and northern policy...
Federal and territorial governments pledge more money for Inuktut revitalization in Nunavut

Federal and territorial governments pledge more money for Inuktut revitalization in...

Though the agreement’s not final, the governments of Canada and Nunavut are promising to spend a combined total of up to $67 million over...
Greenland isn’t for sale — but it is for lease

Greenland isn’t for sale — but it is for lease

Trump’s much-lampooned interest in purchasing Greenland is finally falling out of the headlines.As the icy dust subsides, it’s easier to approach the situation with...
How a new snow study further complicates the Trump administration’s rush to drill in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

How a new snow study further complicates the Trump administration’s rush...

On his second day with the Trump administration, Alaskan Joe Balash learned he would be personally responsible for completing environmental studies and conducting an...