Regional airline Widerøe cuts flights in northern Norway

Regional airline Widerøe cuts flights in northern Norway

Widerøe, Norway's third largest airline and the largest regional airline in the Nordic nations, says it will reduce routes from Tromsø to Kirkenes, Vadsø...
Greenland’s ice sheet saw record mass loss in 2019, study finds

Greenland’s ice sheet saw record mass loss in 2019, study finds

Greenland's ice sheet lost a record amount of mass last year, according to a study published on Thursday, a finding that could prompt scientists...
The international MOSAiC expedition to the Arctic has reached the North Pole

The international MOSAiC expedition to the Arctic has reached the North...

The year-long MOSAiC international science expedition traveled across the geographic North Pole just after midday on August 19, which the crew celebrated with a small gathering on...
Rosatomflot files lawsuits against shipyard, as world’s most powerful icebreakers are notoriously delayed

Rosatomflot files lawsuits against shipyard, as world’s most powerful icebreakers are...

Three lawsuits with claims totaling close to 1 billion rubles (€11.5 million) are in court as two state-owned structures battle over Russia's new fleet...
Norway expels Russian diplomat over spy case

Norway expels Russian diplomat over spy case

OSLO/MOSCOW — Norway said on Wednesday it had expelled a Russian diplomat on suspicion of espionage, drawing a rebuke from Russia's embassy, which said...
Canadian Space Agency taps Nunavut town as test site to grow space food

Canadian Space Agency taps Nunavut town as test site to grow...

The Canadian Space Agency hopes a four-year, $450,000 greenhouse project in the western Nunavut community of Gjoa Haven will point the way to growing...
With Arctic refuge drilling approved, focus shifts to legal battles and market forces

With Arctic refuge drilling approved, focus shifts to legal battles and...

With the Trump administration poised for an oil lease sale in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, drilling opponents and supporters are girding for a...
The Danish military plans a Greenlandic militia to help close its Arctic capacity gap

The Danish military plans a Greenlandic militia to help close its...

The Danish military has taken the first step toward establishing a reserve military force in Greenland that will assist regular units during non-combat operations...
Trump administration approves oil leasing in Alaska wildlife refuge

Trump administration approves oil leasing in Alaska wildlife refuge

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Monday finalized a plan to allow oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, putting it...
Greenland’s ice has shrunk beyond return, a new study finds

Greenland’s ice has shrunk beyond return, a new study finds

Greenland's ice sheet may have shrunk past the point of return, with the ice likely to melt away no matter how quickly the world...