The future of Alaska’s Arctic gas pipeline project is unclear after a management shakeup

The future of Alaska’s Arctic gas pipeline project is unclear after...

Future state funding for an Arctic gas line project in Alaska remains in doubt.The president of the...
A shifting north magnetic pole forces an unprecedented navigation fix

A shifting north magnetic pole forces an unprecedented navigation fix

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen over a mountain camp north of the Arctic Circle, near the village of Mestervik,...
Nunavut’s biggest caribou herd faces still faces downward trend, warns report

Nunavut’s biggest caribou herd faces still faces downward trend, warns report

The Beverly Qamanirjuaq Caribou Management Board’s annual report says the vulnerable Qamanirjuaq caribou herd needs to be protected from mineral exploration...
Trump administration working on Arctic oil leases despite shutdown

Trump administration working on Arctic oil leases despite shutdown

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after he addressed a closed Senate Republican policy lunch as a partial government shutdown...
As warming temperatures change the Arctic, Moscow seeks way to adapt

As warming temperatures change the Arctic, Moscow seeks way to adapt

A view shows the Tundra area near the Pechorskaya central processing factory under the Vorkutaugol company in Zapolyarny settlement outside the...
Scientists puzzle over the mystery of a beluga pod spotted near Ireland

Scientists puzzle over the mystery of a beluga pod spotted near...

While preparing a new report on protected marine species in Irish waters, researchers spotted animals not usually seen off the coast of Ireland: three...
Retreating ice sheets could be uncorking another new source of carbon pollution

Retreating ice sheets could be uncorking another new source of carbon...

Most people are familiar with the sudden appearance of bubbles in a bottle of soda after the lid is opened. The explanation for why...
Four tourists from Sweden, Finland, missing after avalanche in Northern Norway

Four tourists from Sweden, Finland, missing after avalanche in Northern Norway

OSLO — Four tourists from Sweden and Finland were still missing on Thursday, a day after they were feared to have been swept away...
A shrinking Alaska glacier is releasing old pesticides in its meltwater

A shrinking Alaska glacier is releasing old pesticides in its meltwater

Decades ago, when DDT was considered a miracle weapon against insect pests, people doused crops, fields, buildings and neighborhoods with the chemical compound. Remnants...
With draft environmental study done, Trump administration hopes for Arctic refuge lease sale soon

With draft environmental study done, Trump administration hopes for Arctic refuge...

The Trump administration is on track to auction off oil drilling rights next year in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, and a key milestone...