Canada’s two eastern Arctic regional airlines will try to merge — again

Canada’s two eastern Arctic regional airlines will try to merge —...

Canada’s eastern Arctic is too big and remote to support two regional airlines, says Charlie Watt, president of Nunavik's Inuit corporation Makivik.That's prompted another...
The first direct shipment of LNG from Russia’s Arctic to Asia is nearing delivery

The first direct shipment of LNG from Russia’s Arctic to Asia...

Two tankers carrying liquefied natural gas from Russia’s northern coast are due to arrive at their destination in China in the coming days, marking...
More Arctic ship traffic could affect the region’s marine mammals

More Arctic ship traffic could affect the region’s marine mammals

The expected growth in Arctic ship traffic is likely to affect marine mammals in the region, but those impacts will vary from species to...
For a hefty price, you might soon be able to circumnavigate the Arctic

For a hefty price, you might soon be able to circumnavigate...

A luxury cruise ship will sail next summer from Nome, Alaska to Tromsø, Norway via the Northern Sea Route and then on to Newfoundland...
As the Arctic warms, reindeer herders face encroachment from new industries

As the Arctic warms, reindeer herders face encroachment from new industries

FINNMARK PLATEAU, Norway/OSLO — When he's not out on the Arctic tundra with his 2,000 reindeer, his dog and Whitney Houston blasting through his...
US Coast Guard settles into Kotzebue for the summer

US Coast Guard settles into Kotzebue for the summer

The U.S. Coast Guard has set up a temporary base of operations for the 2018 summer season at Kotzebue, on Alaska's Northwest Arctic coast,...
Inuit group says federal legislation should recognize Inuktut as official language in Canada’s Inuit regions

Inuit group says federal legislation should recognize Inuktut as official language...

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami hopes that new federal legislation will put Inuktut speakers and learners across the country on more equal footing with each other,...
English signs become the norm in Reykjavik

English signs become the norm in Reykjavik

Professor of Icelandic Eirikur Rognvaldsson says that English signs in the Reykjavik city center are a part of a more extensive problem involving the...
A Nunavut gold miner’s expansion plans just cleared a big hurdle

A Nunavut gold miner’s expansion plans just cleared a big hurdle

TMAC Resources Inc. has cleared a big milestone in its plans to develop three new underground gold mines in Nunavut’s Kitikmeot region.On Tuesday, June...
Unmanned ‘saildrones’ are headed to the Arctic for science

Unmanned ‘saildrones’ are headed to the Arctic for science

To better understand chemical and ecological changes in the Bering Sea, Chukchi Sea, Beaufort Sea and Arctic Ocean, scientists have launched a small fleet...