Slowly but surely, China is carving a foothold through the Arctic - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

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Slowly but surely, China is carving a foothold through the Arctic
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China has made progress on its ambition to establish a foothold in the Arctic with the first voyage by its research icebreaker through the frozen waters of the Northwest Passage. In a journey spanning more than 20,000 nautical miles and 83 days, the ...
Russia to invest in Arctic tourism as visitor numbers climbAsia Times

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Arctic Sunrise to sail from NYC with supplies for Puerto Rico - NY ... - New York Daily News

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 21:01

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Arctic Sunrise to sail from NYC with supplies for Puerto Rico - NY ...
New York Daily News
The retooled ship with a rainbow logo will dock at three other U.S. cities along the way to collect goods for its humanitarian run.

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U.S. and Korea Search for Woolly Mammoth DNA in Arctic, in Race ... - Newsweek

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:51

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U.S. and Korea Search for Woolly Mammoth DNA in Arctic, in Race ...
Newsweek
Fans of Pleistocene megafauna, rejoice: There are now two labs on Earth involved in serious attempts to clone the extinct wooly mammoth. A lab at Harvard ...

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Video Of The Week — Adorable Arctic Fox Pups Attack Hidden Camera - DOGOnews

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:46

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Video Of The Week — Adorable Arctic Fox Pups Attack Hidden Camera
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Wildlife filmmakers know to expect the unexpected when observing animals in their natural habitat. For a PBS Nature film crew trying to stealthily capture footage of Arctic foxes in the Arctic Tundra, that meant losing a hidden camera to the curious ...

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6 threats to the Arctic Refuge - Grist

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:43

Grist

6 threats to the Arctic Refuge
Grist
You already know that a changing climate is bad news for polar bears. What you might not know is exactly what that changing climate means for a region in which you might not live: the Arctic. Climate change does threaten wildlife up there, but it also ...
The Fight over the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Is Back - Scientific ...Scientific American
Just say no to drilling in ArcticKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The Senate could OK the destruction of Arctic National Wildlife ...The Hill
Press Herald -Santa Fe New Mexican -Toronto Star
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Mass die-off of Antarctic penguin chicks alarms researchers - CBS News

Antarctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:58

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Mass die-off of Antarctic penguin chicks alarms researchers
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BERLIN -- Almost the entire cohort of chicks from an Adelie penguin colony in the eastern Antarctic was wiped out by starvation last summer in what scientists say is only the second such incident in over 40 years. Researchers said Sunday the mass die ...
Penguins starving to death is a sign that something's very wrong in the Antarcticgulfnews.com
Penguin catastrophe leaves thousands of chicks dead with only two survivorsWQAD.com
France and Australia Renew East Antarctica Sanctuary EffortSputnik International

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Antarctic-raised salmon gets Seafood Watch's middle score ... - Undercurrent News

Antarctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 09:39

Undercurrent News

Antarctic-raised salmon gets Seafood Watch's middle score ...
Undercurrent News
Nova Austral says Sixty South, the Antarctic-raised salmon it debuted earlier this year at the Boston Seafood Expo, has been identified by the Monterey Bay ...

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The Arctic Doomsday Vault Just Got A Huge New Deposit of Hurricane-Resistant Seeds - Newsweek

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:12

Newsweek

The Arctic Doomsday Vault Just Got A Huge New Deposit of Hurricane-Resistant Seeds
Newsweek
A doomsday seed vault designed to withstand global disasters will receive a new deposit of thousands of new samples—including a hurricane resistant bean from Bermuda. Located in an abandoned Arctic coal mine on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, ...

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In Iceland: Europe woos Arctic allies - EUobserver - EUobserver

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 04:08

EUobserver

In Iceland: Europe woos Arctic allies - EUobserver
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The EU is requesting a status of observer at the Arctic Council, a regional forum in which Asian countries are already active.
Warming up to the Arctic Circle - Economic Times BlogTimes of India (blog)
Pacific.scoop.co.nz » Where the Pacific Meets the ArcticScoop.co.nz (press release) (blog)

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Stamps with Yamal's emblem will be issued in 2018 - Arctic.ru (press release) (blog)

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 03:30

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Stamps with Yamal's emblem will be issued in 2018
Arctic.ru (press release) (blog)
"The Commission on State Postage Stamps of the Federal Communications Agency has supported the proposal of the Yamal-Nenets government to issue stamps dedicated to the development of the Russian Arctic. It has been decided that postage stamps ...

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Polar Politics: changing Arctic climate - Geographical

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 02:38

Geographical

Polar Politics: changing Arctic climate
Geographical
During the Summer Recess, eight members of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Polar Regions, chaired by James Gray MP since 2015, spent three days there to see for themselves some of the dramatic changes already unfolding in the Arctic, ...

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First Air unveils a new look with bold colours and Arctic symbol - Travel Daily News International

Arctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 02:34

First Air unveils a new look with bold colours and Arctic symbol
Travel Daily News International
The new brand features a modern and unique version of the iconic Arctic symbol: The Inuksuk. This logo is representative of the people and land of the Arctic. In the words of one Inuit Elder consulted during the design process, "We never go anywhere ...

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Mass die-off of Antarctic penguin chicks alarms researchers - USA TODAY

Antarctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 02:05

USA TODAY

Mass die-off of Antarctic penguin chicks alarms researchers
USA TODAY
BERLIN - Almost the entire cohort of chicks from an Adelie penguin colony in the eastern Antarctic was wiped out by starvation last summer in what scientists say is only the second such incident in over 40 years. Researchers said Sunday the mass die ...
Scientists sound alarm over ANTARCTIC penguin chick deathsGears Of Biz
Penguin catastrophe leaves thousands of chicks dead with only two survivorsQ13 FOX
Thousands of Penguin Chicks Starved to Dead In East AntarcticaTheInertia.com

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East Antarctic marine park hopes build after seven years on table - ABC Online

Antarctic News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:52

ABC Online

East Antarctic marine park hopes build after seven years on table
ABC Online
There is renewed hope parts of East Antarctica will be declared marine protected areas, more than seven years after the proposal was first developed. The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) will again discuss ...
Scientists call for giant new marine sanctuary in AntarcticaDaily Mail

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Greenland traders to keynote Maine summit on Arctic trade | The ... - Seattle Times

Arctic News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 23:09

Greenland traders to keynote Maine summit on Arctic trade | The ...
Seattle Times
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Portland law firm is hosting an event about business growth in the Arctic in which a pair of Greenland executives will provide the ...

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Mysterious upside-down canyon revealed on underside of Antarctic ice - NEWS.com.au

Antarctic News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 22:23

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Mysterious upside-down canyon revealed on underside of Antarctic ice
NEWS.com.au
Mysterious upside-down canyon revealed on underside of Antarctic ice. A MYSTERIOUS world of upside-down canyons have been discovered on the underside of Antarctica's ice shelves and it could be bad news. Matthew Dunn@mattydunn11.

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Where the Pacific Meets the Arctic - Scoop.co.nz (press release) (blog)

Arctic News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 15:28

Where the Pacific Meets the Arctic
Scoop.co.nz (press release) (blog)
This week in Reykjavik, Iceland, Pacific fisheries and ocean experts took part in a two-day exchange to explore the similarities between these two extreme regions of the planet. Cook Islands Prime Minister H.E. Henry Puna and Kiribati's Minister of ...

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Warming up to the Arctic Circle - Economic Times Blog - Times of India (blog)

Arctic News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 13:58

Times of India (blog)

Warming up to the Arctic Circle - Economic Times Blog
Times of India (blog)
By Milind Deora I'm writing in from Reykjavik, Iceland, where I'm attending the annual assembly of the Arctic Circle, an organisation that aims to facilitate a ...
Pacific.scoop.co.nz » Where the Pacific Meets the ArcticScoop.co.nz (press release) (blog)

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Antarctic penguin chick die-off alarms researchers - ABC News

Antarctic News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 13:32

Gears Of Biz

Antarctic penguin chick die-off alarms researchers
ABC News
Almost the entire cohort of chicks from an Adelie penguin colony in the eastern Antarctic was wiped out by starvation last summer in what scientists say is only the second such incident in over 40 years. Researchers said Sunday the mass die-off ...
In the Antarctic it killed almost all the Chicks of penguinsGears Of Biz

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Warm weather and wet snow may have doomed Scott of the Antarctic - Cosmos (blog)

Antarctic News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 08:15

Cosmos (blog)

Warm weather and wet snow may have doomed Scott of the Antarctic
Cosmos (blog)
A new model that allows scientists to reconstruct Antarctic weather from more than 100 years ago has revealed atmospheric conditions over the southern continent unlike anything seen in modern times. These conditions may have played a major role in the ...

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