Thaw-triggered landslides are a growing hazard in the warming North

Thaw-triggered landslides are a growing hazard in the warming North

The warming climate in Alaska and across the circumpolar North is creating new health and safety risks for people, animals and ecosystems. This piece...
Sled races are a highlight of Salekhard’s Reindeer Breeder Day celebrations

Sled races are a highlight of Salekhard’s Reindeer Breeder Day celebrations

Residents of Salekhard in West Siberia celebrated Reindeer Breeder Day, a major holiday of the region's Indigenous peoples, on the nearby Polyabta River on...
Prepare for the worst, Greenland tourism industry warned

Prepare for the worst, Greenland tourism industry warned

Greenland’s tourism industry should prepare for a summer without any cruise ships and a reopening of its borders to airline passengers no earlier than...
Against backdrop of Suez blockage, Finnish designer presents an icebreaking container ship for shorter Arctic routes

Against backdrop of Suez blockage, Finnish designer presents an icebreaking container...

Ship designers with Aker Arctic in Finland could likely not have found a better-timed opportunity to introduce its latest study: an ice-breaking Arctic container...
Three Russian submarines surface and break Arctic ice during drills

Three Russian submarines surface and break Arctic ice during drills

MOSCOW — Three Russian nuclear ballistic missile submarines have surfaced simultaneously breaking the Arctic ice during drills, reported the commander-in-chief of the Russian fleet...
US Army’s first Arctic strategy looks to “regain dominance” in extreme cold conditions

US Army’s first Arctic strategy looks to “regain dominance” in extreme...

The U.S. Army's first-ever Arctic strategy, released earlier this month, aims at “regaining Arctic dominance” by preparing troops to operate in extreme cold and...
Winnipeg’s new Inuit gallery celebrates opening with online launch

Winnipeg’s new Inuit gallery celebrates opening with online launch

The Winnipeg Art Gallery hosted a virtual opening of its new Qaumajuq centre and its inaugural art exhibit, INUA, on Thursday and hosted another...
OneWeb launches 36 satellites from Russia to extend internet orbit

OneWeb launches 36 satellites from Russia to extend internet orbit

MOSCOW — OneWeb launched 36 satellites into orbit from a cosmodrome in the far east of Russia on Thursday as part of the satellite...
Making fun of Suez pile-up, Rosatom promotes Russia’s Arctic route as an alternative

Making fun of Suez pile-up, Rosatom promotes Russia’s Arctic route as...

In a twitter thread, Russia's State Nuclear Energy Corporation Rosatom poked fun at the trouble for global shipping caused by the wedged cargo ship...
Faith in Greenland’s lawmakers is waning, a new transparency study finds

Faith in Greenland’s lawmakers is waning, a new transparency study finds

A slim majority of people in Greenland think that the democratic process functions well, even as they are increasingly losing faith in the ability...