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Scared of geoengineering? Rapid Arctic warming is far scarier - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 08:03

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Scared of geoengineering? Rapid Arctic warming is far scarier
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The possibility that humans will tinker with nature to try to stop climate change from ravaging the planet has filmmakers projecting their worst fears onto audiences. Next week, Warner Bros. releases “Geostorm,” about the calamity that ensues after ...
Geoengineering aims to slow global warming by manipulating ...CBC.ca

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Scientists urge international agreement on fisheries in Central Arctic Ocean - The Independent Barents Observer

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 07:58

The Independent Barents Observer

Scientists urge international agreement on fisheries in Central Arctic Ocean
The Independent Barents Observer
A group of high-profile scientists specializing in Arctic research is urging the five Arctic coastal states and the five major distant-fishing players to finalize discussions on signing an international agreement on regulating any future fishery in the ...

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Island crab boat transformed to Arctic research vessel - CBC.ca

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 06:00

CBC.ca

Island crab boat transformed to Arctic research vessel
CBC.ca
White Diamond is one of three research vessels now owned and operated by Arctic Research Foundation. "This vessel will be our new flagship," said Adrian Schimnowski, CEO and operations manager. "It has many capabilities. ARF is known for innovation ...

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These Cold-Weather Container Farms Let Produce Grow In The Arctic - Fast Company

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 05:01

Fast Company

These Cold-Weather Container Farms Let Produce Grow In The Arctic
Fast Company
These Cold-Weather Container Farms Let Produce Grow In The Arctic. As traditional Inuit diets change, they're being replaced with processed food because it's so difficult to stock markets with fresh produce. Now, they can grow it themselves, even in ...

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Nicola Sturgeon to attend Arctic Circle Assembly - BBC News

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:15

BBC News

Nicola Sturgeon to attend Arctic Circle Assembly
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Nicola Sturgeon will seek to bolster Scotland's links with its northern neighbours during a visit to Iceland. The first minister is to take part in the Arctic Circle Assembly during a two-day trip to Reykjavik. She will also meet Iceland's president ...
Sturgeon aims to forge links with northern neighboursSTV News

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Nicola Sturgeon to attend Arctic Circle Assembly - BBC News

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:15

BBC News

Nicola Sturgeon to attend Arctic Circle Assembly
BBC News
Nicola Sturgeon will seek to bolster Scotland's links with its northern neighbours during a visit to Iceland. The first minister is to take part in the Arctic Circle Assembly during a two-day trip to Reykjavik. She will also meet Iceland's president ...
WMO to showcase polar initiatives at Arctic Circle AssemblyXinhua
Sturgeon aims to forge links with northern neighboursSTV News

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Industry, environmental groups speak out as Hilcorp paves the way for drilling in federal Arctic waters - Alaska Public Radio Network

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:56

Alaska Public Radio Network

Industry, environmental groups speak out as Hilcorp paves the way for drilling in federal Arctic waters
Alaska Public Radio Network
Protesters with the Center for Biological Diversity, an environmental group, briefly held up a banner in the hallway reading, “NO ARCTIC DRILLING.” During the hearing, the Center's Blake Kopcho argued Hilcorp's record in Alaska should disqualify it ...

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100 Women: Students trek through Arctic snow to the 'world's best teacher' - BBC News

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:51

100 Women: Students trek through Arctic snow to the 'world's best teacher'
BBC News
Maggie MacDonnell has been named the "world's best teacher" - winner of this year's prestigious global teacher prize from the Varkey Foundation. She teaches in the Arctic where “not every classroom has four walls” and the children travel miles in the ...

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'Great News for the Climate' as Banking Giant Ditches Tar Sands, Arctic Drilling - Common Dreams

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 16:04

Common Dreams

'Great News for the Climate' as Banking Giant Ditches Tar Sands, Arctic Drilling
Common Dreams
In a move being hailed as a win for the climate, banking giant BNP Paribas announced Wednesday that it is severing ties with companies whose main business is connected to shale and/or oil from tar sands, will stop financing transportation projects for ...

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Arctic - Pacific exchange to explore cultural links - Radio New Zealand

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 15:14

Radio New Zealand

Arctic - Pacific exchange to explore cultural links
Radio New Zealand
Organised by Pohnpei's Island Research and Education Initiative, the tour showed students indigenous arctic cultures as well as the impact of climate change. The initiative's director, Danko Taborosi, said the exchange was part of a move to connect ...

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This Vodka-Spiked Ice Cream Will Soon Be Available Nationwide - Thrillist

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 13:16

Thrillist

This Vodka-Spiked Ice Cream Will Soon Be Available Nationwide
Thrillist
Remember the days when you were forced to choose between dessert and booze? That's all but a distant memory now, thanks to ice cream company Arctic Buzz. The Baltimore-based ice cream churner is making dessert taste like a late-night snack binge by ...

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Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017: Children's health care at risk, protect Arctic refuge, stand up to gun lobby - Bangor Daily News

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 09:00

Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017: Children's health care at risk, protect Arctic refuge, stand up to gun lobby
Bangor Daily News
The fact that the dialogue around gun control in this country is now centered around whether to continue to restrict access to silencers and ban “ bump stocks” is simply madness. The fact that anyone could actually imagine that banning or not banning ...

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Watch a Pack of Adorable Arctic Fox Pups Destroy a Documentary ... - Gizmodo

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 08:33

Gizmodo

Watch a Pack of Adorable Arctic Fox Pups Destroy a Documentary ...
Gizmodo
When you work as a filmmaker, watching one of your cameras get destroyed is like watching part of your livelihood disappear. But it's hard to be upset when the ...

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Cold War in the Arctic: Russia, Norway Dig In - WSJ - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 04:30

Wall Street Journal

Cold War in the Arctic: Russia, Norway Dig In - WSJ
Wall Street Journal
Norway this week will decide whether to maintain unprofitable coal-mining operations that serve as a symbol of a power struggle between the NATO member ...

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High price of protectic Arctic towns | News | santafenewmexican.com - Santa Fe New Mexican

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 21:09

Santa Fe New Mexican

High price of protectic Arctic towns | News | santafenewmexican.com
Santa Fe New Mexican
Erosion, landslides and tsunamis are common above the Arctic Circle. It's a natural consequence of the seasonal expansion and retraction of the ice.

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A Giant Concrete Orb in Northern Iceland Moves With the Arctic Circle - Motherboard en_us

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 08:56

Motherboard en_us

A Giant Concrete Orb in Northern Iceland Moves With the Arctic Circle
Motherboard en_us
On Grímsey, a remote island 25 miles off the northern coast of Iceland, sits a massive orb of concrete that marks the Arctic Circle. The artwork, called Orbis & Globus ("Circle & Sphere"), weighs 8 metric tons (almost 9 tons US), and will be physically ...

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The Energy 202: Tax package includes efforts to allow drilling in Arctic refuge - Laredo Morning Times

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 08:25

Washington Post

The Energy 202: Tax package includes efforts to allow drilling in Arctic refuge
Laredo Morning Times
Political opponents of opening up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling emphasize the environmental risks of such an endeavor. Allowing fossil-fuel development in a long-contested 1.5 million-acre patch of the refuge, opponents ...
Alaskans say yes to drilling in ANWRFairbanks Daily News-Miner
Moves to open ANWR could gain momentumE&E News

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Where To Buy Arctic Buzz Ice Cream, The Vodka-Infused Treat That Is Perfect For Welcoming Fall - Bustle

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 11:55

Bustle

Where To Buy Arctic Buzz Ice Cream, The Vodka-Infused Treat That Is Perfect For Welcoming Fall
Bustle
Whether your heart has just been broken or it's just been a long week at work, alcohol and ice cream are the perfect pairing for any occasion. You may usually reach for wine to go with the dessert, but that's only because you don't know yet where to ...
This Vodka-Infused Ice Cream Is The Boozy Dessert We've Been Waiting ForRefinery29

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Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Targeted for Drilling in Senate Budget Plan - InsideClimate News

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 14:58

InsideClimate News

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Targeted for Drilling in Senate Budget Plan
InsideClimate News
With a Republican Congress, a president who supports drilling in the Arctic, and the effort now tied to tax overhaul, Sierra Club legislative director Melinda Pierce called it "DEFCON Five." "The Arctic being in the budget has been totally eclipsed by ...
Senate budget resolution paves the way for drilling in Arctic wildlife refugeWashington Examiner
Senate Republicans just sent a message about oil drilling in Arctic wildlife refugeThinkProgress
Senate GOP sets path for Alaska refuge drillingThe Hill

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I Guarded an Arctic Base Against Polar Bears at the Frontline of the Apocalypse - Motherboard en_us

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 10:29

Motherboard en_us

I Guarded an Arctic Base Against Polar Bears at the Frontline of the Apocalypse
Motherboard en_us
In mid-August I flew over the barren arctic mountains of Baffin Island, in the Inuit territory of Nunavut, in a Cold War era helicopter. I was the new bear monitor en route with six maintenance technicians to a North Warning System radar station, part ...

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