Norway nuclear monitor backtracks on theory of second Arctic Russia blast

Norway nuclear monitor backtracks on theory of second Arctic Russia blast

OSLO (Reuters) - Reports of a second blast from a deadly Russian rocket engine test in the White Sea may be wrong, and the...
The Trump administration just pushed forward on two major Arctic Alaska development projects

The Trump administration just pushed forward on two major Arctic Alaska...

The Trump administration on Friday released documents that pushed two controversial Arctic Alaska projects — one a road, and the other an oilfield —...
Russia’s first floating nuclear power plant leaves Murmansk for the eastern Arctic

Russia’s first floating nuclear power plant leaves Murmansk for the eastern...

After a year of reactor testing, painting and crew-training at Rosatomflot’s base in the Kola Bay, the floating nuclear power plant Akademik Lomonosov on Friday...
A top federal official working on Arctic refuge oil development is resigning

A top federal official working on Arctic refuge oil development is...

On Tuesday, Joe Balash, assistant secretary at the Department of the Interior, resigned from his position effective August 30. David Bernhardt, head of the...
Russia rocket accident likely had two explosions, Norway monitor says

Russia rocket accident likely had two explosions, Norway monitor says

UPDATE, Tues., Aug, 27: After receiving more data and upon further analysis, Norsar has backtracked on it's claims of a likely second blast. You...
Nordic region to become most sustainable in the world: Nordic PMs

Nordic region to become most sustainable in the world: Nordic PMs

Nordic prime ministers and business leaders signed a joint declaration on Tuesday to promote more public-private partnerships in order to meet the 2015 Paris...
Iceland unveils a memorial plaque for the first glacier it has lost

Iceland unveils a memorial plaque for the first glacier it has...

COPENHAGEN — Iceland unveiled a plaque to its Okjokull ice sheet on Sunday, the first of the country's hundreds of glaciers to melt away...
Norway detects radioactive iodine by Russian border days after blast

Norway detects radioactive iodine by Russian border days after blast

OSLO — Norway's nuclear safety authority is analyzing tiny amounts of radioactive iodine detected in the air in northern Norway in the days after...
As Greenland’s ice melts, its rivers dump more carbon into the Arctic Ocean

As Greenland’s ice melts, its rivers dump more carbon into the...

On the edge of the Greenland ice sheet, a narrow strip of land is exposed. About a meter down into that land is frozen...
‘Punch in the gut’ as scientists find micro plastic in Arctic ice

‘Punch in the gut’ as scientists find micro plastic in Arctic...

LONDON — Tiny pieces of plastic have been found in ice cores drilled in the Arctic by a U.S.-led team of scientists, underscoring the...