Mission to Chukotka: The journey north

Mission to Chukotka: The journey north

The people of Little Diomede in Alaska and Big Diomede in Russia had been trying to arrange reunions for years. In July, Alaska Dispatch...
Mission to Chukotka: What Etta found

Mission to Chukotka: What Etta found

The people of Little Diomede in Alaska and Big Diomede in Russia had been trying to arrange reunions for years. In July, Alaska Dispatch...
Mission to Chukotka: The journey north

Mission to Chukotka: The journey north

The people of Little Diomede in Alaska and Big Diomede in Russia had been trying to arrange reunions for years. In July, Alaska Dispatch...
Mission to Chukotka

Mission to Chukotka

The people of Little Diomede in Alaska and Big Diomede in Russia had been trying to arrange reunions for years. Archives were stuffed with...
For its fifth edition, the Arctic Yearbook turns its attention to the Arctic Council

For its fifth edition, the Arctic Yearbook turns its attention to...

If there is one thing that Heather Exner-Pirot and Joël Plouffe want you to know, it is that you shouldn’t believe everything you google about...
Drone captures rare images of bowhead whales

Drone captures rare images of bowhead whales

Researchers in Canada's far north have captured rare images of bowhead whales, one of the world's largest and longest-living mammals.The drone footage was taken over...
University in Norway’s Arctic mulls cuts to Russian programs

University in Norway’s Arctic mulls cuts to Russian programs

An evaluation report issued last week by the Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø proposes to make a number of cuts in study programs,...
Fearing mercury, Nunatsiavut Inuit fight planned Labrador dam

Fearing mercury, Nunatsiavut Inuit fight planned Labrador dam

For the 2,000 Inuit living near Lake Melville, in Nunatsiavut, Labrador, the choice has come down to taking risk into their own hands or...
A dangerous Cold War legacy left behind in the Arctic is set to be cleaned up

A dangerous Cold War legacy left behind in the Arctic is...

About 22,000 spent nuclear fuel elements from the operation of Soviet submarines are stored in three dilapidated concrete tanks a few hundred meters from...
The ‘saddest’ polar bear lives in a mall in China

The ‘saddest’ polar bear lives in a mall in China

BEIJING — In a shopping mall in southern China, a polar bear named Pizza paces past murals of icebergs in his glass enclosure. He...