Indigenous cookbook’s mix of food, culture proves winning recipe

Indigenous cookbook’s mix of food, culture proves winning recipe

There are several ways to judge the significance of EALLU, a food book compiled by young indigenous people from throughout the Arctic.The first is...
A new Arctic Council agreement on international science cooperation is set to take effect

A new Arctic Council agreement on international science cooperation is set...

An agreement among Arctic nations to cooperate on scientific research will go into effect on May 23 and, officials hope, make it easier for...
Nunavut’s Dolphin and Union caribou herd deemed endangered

Nunavut’s Dolphin and Union caribou herd deemed endangered

A national committee of wildlife scientists now considers Nunavut’s Dolphin and Union caribou herd to be an endangered species.These stocky, large-hoofed animals spend their...
A huge iceberg has drifted close to a Greenland village, causing fears of a tsunami

A huge iceberg has drifted close to a Greenland village, causing...

COPENHAGEN — An iceberg the size of a hill has drifted close to a tiny village on the western coast of Greenland, causing fear...
An ice researcher’s memoir follows the unfolding story Arctic melting tells about climate change

An ice researcher’s memoir follows the unfolding story Arctic melting tells...

Arctic sea ice is the most tangible, measurable and visible sign of climate change in the northern part of the world.But there was a...
Conservation groups, Greenland fishermen agree on 12-year salmon moratorium

Conservation groups, Greenland fishermen agree on 12-year salmon moratorium

Greenland’s commercial fishermen have signed away the right to catch $4 million worth salmon in the waters along the western coast of their country...
Svalbard’s ‘Doomsday’ seed vault marks 10th anniversary with upgrades to protect it from climate change

Svalbard’s ‘Doomsday’ seed vault marks 10th anniversary with upgrades to protect...

On Monday, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault marks its 10th anniversary by accepting new deposits from 26 gene banks around the world.Earlier this month, construction...
Mysterious circles in Arctic sea ice have scientists baffled

Mysterious circles in Arctic sea ice have scientists baffled

Just when all the mysteries of the natural world seem to be answered, a pattern of Arctic sea ice circles comes your way.Recently, scientists...
U.S. military warns against Russian Arctic expansion

U.S. military warns against Russian Arctic expansion

U.S. military officials have upped their rhetoric on Russia’s activities in the Arctic.In statements made before the Armed Services Committee of the U.S. Senate,...
Sea ice is near record low, with ice especially scarce on Pacific side off Alaska

Sea ice is near record low, with ice especially scarce on...

Arctic sea ice extent for May was the second-lowest for that month in the satellite history, and the Pacific side of the Arctic has...