Wind turbine research to begin in Baker Lake

Wind turbine research to begin in Baker Lake

Wind turbine research is expected to start this fall in Baker Lake, and could lead to the alternative form of energy generation being used...
In Canada’s north, environment-minded Pope to get climate change close-up

In Canada’s north, environment-minded Pope to get climate change close-up

IQALUIT — Pope Francis's upcoming visit to Nunavut in Canada's Arctic draws attention to a focal point for global climate change, with sea ice...
Alaska Senator holds up two Biden Pentagon nominees over Arctic mine road

Alaska Senator holds up two Biden Pentagon nominees over Arctic mine...

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Joe Biden's nominees for industrial policy and weapons acquisition positions at the Pentagon will see their nomination process stalled, Republican...
Greenland Minerals to challenge draft decision on Kuannersuit license

Greenland Minerals to challenge draft decision on Kuannersuit license

Greenland Minerals Ltd said on Tuesday it will object to the Greenland government's draft decision to not grant it a license for the Kuannersuit...
A polar bear in Russia is rescued after getting its tongue stuck in a milk can

A polar bear in Russia is rescued after getting its tongue...

A polar bear roaming around an Arctic outpost in northern Russia has been rescued after getting its tongue caught in a can of condensed...
Polar bears scavenge on garbage to cope with climate change

Polar bears scavenge on garbage to cope with climate change

LONDON — Hungry polar bears are turning to garbage dumps to fill their stomachs as their icy habitat disappears. On Wednesday, a team of Canadian...
Coast Guard crew trains in Greenland for an Arctic maritime crisis

Coast Guard crew trains in Greenland for an Arctic maritime crisis

Crews from first responder agencies of several nations, including the U.S. Coast Guard, conducted a major search-and-rescue and pollution management exercise off the coast...
Manchin narrows Biden’s climate options

Manchin narrows Biden’s climate options

WASHINGTON — Senator Joe Manchin's decision to halt support for President Joe Biden's climate legislation after more than a year of negotiations has left...
It’s getting harder for scientists to collaborate across borders

It’s getting harder for scientists to collaborate across borders

The United Nations and many researchers have emphasized the critical role international collaborative science plays in solving global challenges like climate change, biodiversity loss...
Lightning strikes Nunavut from top to bottom

Lightning strikes Nunavut from top to bottom

Nunavut is being hit with lightning from top to bottom because a “pretty significant heat wave” created the right conditions for a phenomenon that’s...