Trudeau’s budget looks after science, giving Arctic researchers hope

Trudeau’s budget looks after science, giving Arctic researchers hope

Canada’s federal government released a budget on Tuesday that offers science a big boost, but there are few clues as to how Arctic research...
Here’s how Trump’s budget proposal could affect the US Arctic

Here’s how Trump’s budget proposal could affect the US Arctic

Earlier this month, the Trump Administration released its 2019 budget proposal. The White House’s budget proposal is just that — a proposal to Congress...
Canadian scientists are on edge about Arctic research funding

Canadian scientists are on edge about Arctic research funding

Jennifer Provencher’s Instagram feed is flooded with images of snowy glacier-shaped landscapes, small propeller planes, seal skins and seabird eggs. A postdoctoral fellow at...
Ilulissat Two: Why Greenland and Denmark are inviting Arctic governments back this May

Ilulissat Two: Why Greenland and Denmark are inviting Arctic governments back...

Greenland and Denmark, in something of a surprise move have invited U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, and all...
Facing growing outside influence, local Arctic leaders seek more cross-border collaboration 

Facing growing outside influence, local Arctic leaders seek more cross-border collaboration 

How can leaders of Arctic towns and cities encourage local development while ensuring their communities’ needs aren’t overlooked by larger forces such as national...
Overcrowded homes remain a health crisis in North America’s Arctic

Overcrowded homes remain a health crisis in North America’s Arctic

Overcrowded homes continue to be a pressing issue in the North American Arctic when compared to states and territories further south — and one...
Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and Road alternative: report

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and...

SYDNEY — Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China's multibillion-dollar...
Iceland’s finance minister expresses doubts about EAA membership

Iceland’s finance minister expresses doubts about EAA membership

"The time has come in my opinion for us in Parliament to take into serious consideration what the position of the EFTA countries is...
Local Arctic leaders in North America hope closer ties will boost development in the region

Local Arctic leaders in North America hope closer ties will boost...

Despite their differences, the North American Arctic’s five regional governments find there’s one problem they all share: They often get a raw deal from...
China’s Polar Silk Road: Where does it lead?

China’s Polar Silk Road: Where does it lead?

A spider expanding its web. Another move in president Xi’s global chess play. A long-term plan to take over where President Trump’s United States...