In an online poll, Nuuk residents lean towards keeping Egede statue in place

In an online poll, Nuuk residents lean towards keeping Egede statue...

An online vote being held to determine the future of a statue in Nuuk, Greenland, that was marked with anti-colonial statements last month amidst...
Siberia’s heat wave would’ve been almost impossible without climate change, scientists say

Siberia’s heat wave would’ve been almost impossible without climate change, scientists...

LONDON — Record-breaking heat in Siberia during the first half of this year would have been almost impossible without the influence of human-induced climate...
Ambler mining work is paused, but Alaska pushes ahead on a controversial mine road

Ambler mining work is paused, but Alaska pushes ahead on a...

The company seeking to develop mines in the isolated Ambler district of northwestern Arctic Alaska has tabled its plan for summer exploration, citing the...
A draft law would offer Russians free plots of Arctic land

A draft law would offer Russians free plots of Arctic land

MOSCOW — Russians will be able to obtain plots of land in Russia's Arctic free of charge to build homes and set up businesses...
The US may be looking to acquire 10 more icebreakers — possibly from Finland

The US may be looking to acquire 10 more icebreakers —...

In comments made during a visit to the U.S. Southern Command on Friday U.S. President Donald Trump announced  that the U.S. is looking to acquire...
Northern fish are tough, but climate change is causing some to dwindle

Northern fish are tough, but climate change is causing some to...

Summer has arrived in the northern reaches of Canada and Alaska, liberating hundreds of thousands of northern stream fish from their wintering habitats.Through the...
US Secretary of State Pompeo to discuss Arctic issues with Greenland’s foreign minister next week

US Secretary of State Pompeo to discuss Arctic issues with Greenland’s...

COPENHAGEN — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will discuss Arctic issues with Greenland's foreign minister, Steen Lynge, on July 22, the Danish foreign...
NTI provides $2.4M to help launch Inuit TV

NTI provides $2.4M to help launch Inuit TV

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. will spend $2.4 million over three years to support plans to create an Inuktut television channel.This commitment — recently announced on...
Greenland’s ‘power elite’ is diverse, but geographically concentrated, study suggests

Greenland’s ‘power elite’ is diverse, but geographically concentrated, study suggests

Greenland’s most influential people are a diverse, relatively large group of individuals who live in Nuuk, are generally better educated than the population at...
After a massive Arctic fuel leak, Putin signs a law requiring firms to be ready for oil spills

After a massive Arctic fuel leak, Putin signs a law requiring...

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed legislation requiring companies involved in oil production or handling other hydrocarbons to have adequate resources for...