Tuesday, 2 June , 2020

Arctic

Are NATO warships about to start World War III in the...

By William Craig Reed May 11, 2020 In early July 2000, President Vladimir Putin and Russia’s naval brass paced nervously in front of ocean maps and...

US woos Greenland with financial aid package & first consulate in...

  US woos Greenland with financial aid package & first consulate in 50 years – because Russia 23 Apr, 2020 The US has gifted a $12.1 million...

TWICE as powerful: Russia to build new monster nuclear icebreaker for...

23 Apr, 2020 The world's most powerful nuclear icebreaker is set to be built in Russia – again. The new vessel, to be delivered in...

Environmental groups take Norway to Supreme Court over Arctic oil

24 February 2020 Two environmental groups said on Monday they were trying to take the Norwegian state to the Supreme Court for granting oil licences...

The Zombie Diseases of Climate Change

What lurks in the Arctic’s thawing permafrost? by Robinson Meyer November 6, 2017 From the air, the coast of Greenland appears vast and tranquil. Hundreds of...

Polar Bears in Arctic Forced to Feed on Plastic

27 November 2019 “Exceeding a certain percentage threshold means that the animals will begin to die,” warned the expert. A quarter of what polar bears eat...

Biosphere Collapse?

by Robert Hunziker December 19, 2019 Five years ago: Nations of the world met in Paris to draft a climate agreement that was subsequently accepted by...

Destroying life in Earth: the case of Greenland

Greenland's ice sheet melting seven times faster than in 1990s Scale and speed of loss much higher than predicted, threatening inundation for hundreds of millions...

Polar Bears’ Diet Is 25% Plastic, Russian Scientists Say

Nov. 26, 2019 Plastic waste makes up one-quarter of polar bears’ diet as climate change pushes them closer to human settlements, Russian scientists...

New Arctic partnership announces construction of 17 icebreaking LNG tankers

A joint venture set up by Novatek and Sovcomflot will develop and run a powerful new fleet of Arctic carriers. Read in Russian | Читать...