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Several “islands” recorded as the northernmost on Earth are probably only icebergs

Several “islands” recorded as the northernmost on Earth are probably only...

For years, a heated international debate has been ongoing among explorers, scientists, island-hunters and other interested parties about which is indeed the northernmost island...
US to create new Arctic ambassador position

US to create new Arctic ambassador position

The Biden administration on Friday announced plans to appoint an ambassador-at-large for the Arctic region. The ambassador will work with Arctic and non-Arctic nations and...
What could we do to cool the Arctic, specifically?

What could we do to cool the Arctic, specifically?

The Arctic is warming four times faster than the rest of the world, and in some areas as much as seven times. That’s according...
Neo agrees to buy Greenland rare earth project from Hudson Resources

Neo agrees to buy Greenland rare earth project from Hudson Resources

LONDON—Neo Performance Materials has agreed to buy a rare earth mining project in Greenland owned by Hudson Resources to supply its growing needs for...
Tanya Tagaq film to debut at Toronto festival

Tanya Tagaq film to debut at Toronto festival

Tanya Tagaq’s first film is set to make its debut at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. Called Ever Deadly, the film is about...
Iqaluit declares local state of emergency over water drought

Iqaluit declares local state of emergency over water drought

For the first time in three years, Iqaluit is in a local state of emergency due to a water shortage. City councilors met Friday afternoon...
Iqaluit museum is collecting donations from Pope’s visit

Iqaluit museum is collecting donations from Pope’s visit

The Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum is seeking donations of items from the visit Pope Francis made to Iqaluit two weeks ago. The Pope visited Nunavut’s capital...
Food inflation hits especially had in Canada’s north

Food inflation hits especially had in Canada’s north

IQALUIT — In Canada's remote north, residents have long paid dearly for food, and rising prices have worsened an already dire situation, exposing the...
Hearing pain of Canada school survivors felt like slaps, pope says

Hearing pain of Canada school survivors felt like slaps, pope says

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis said on Wednesday he felt the pain of survivors of Canada's residential school system "like slaps" and that the...
Pope again asks for forgiveness as tour ends in Canada’s north

Pope again asks for forgiveness as tour ends in Canada’s north

IQALUIT — Pope Francis again asked for forgiveness after meeting on Friday with residential school survivors in the Arctic territory of Nunavut, the last...
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