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December 13, 2019: Goods can only reach the communities by air or – when the Arctic Ocean thaws – by sea, making the free year-round shipping vitalIguptaq Autut, a comedian from Canada’s Arctic territory of Nunavut, knew he had truly arrived in the territory’s capital the day he walked out of the post office with an Amazon ...
December 12, 2019: Melting sea ice is prompting fevered dreams of ever-easier access, and a renewed jockeying among Arctic nations for status, profit and ownershipI could not keep my eyes off the graves, could not stop staring at them even as I walked away, turning repeatedly to look over my shoulder at them as I slogged my way across...
December 11, 2019: The NOAA's annual report shows the arctic is increasingly at risk. The report documents rising temperatures, vanishing sea ice and thawing permafrost. CBS News climate change and weather contributor Jeff Berardelli discuses the report's implications with Tanya Rivero on CBSN.
December 11, 2019: Change affects more than 70 indigenous communities around the Bering SeaArctic sea ice cover fell to its second lowest level on record this summer, continuing a “dramatic” downwards trend that is disrupting marine ecosystems and making life for indigenous people in the region ever more precarious.The National Oc...
December 11, 2019: 3 reasons that climate change in the Arctic affects you too even though you don't live there: The So-What's
December 10, 2019: Temperatures will plunge to the lowest levels yet this season across the midwestern United States as a mass of Arctic air settles over the region through midweek. The deep freeze may come as a shock to Midwestern residents who have not experienced an extreme cold snap since Nov. 10-13. During that stretch, single-di...
December 10, 2019: It was another very warm year in the region, leading to low winter sea ice and growing concerns over sea level rise.
December 10, 2019: The Arctic's snow and ice are the planet's air-conditioner, reflecting the sun's energy back into space and keeping temperatures around the North Pole cool.
December 10, 2019: Scientists warn that what happens in the Arctic will not stay in the Arctic.
December 10, 2019: Rising temperatures and shrinking snow and ice cover in the Arctic are endangering habitats, fisheries and local cultures, according to a report issued Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
December 10, 2019: Reindeer in the Swedish arctic are facing food supply shortages and going hungry.
December 8, 2019: Northeasterners will need all types of outerwear early this week as soaking rain and a surge of milder air are quickly followed by tumbling temperatures and perhaps even some snow. AccuWeather meteorologists expect a variety of hazards ranging from reduced visibility from rain and fog to icy roadways due to a rapid ...
December 8, 2019: Siku app aims draw on traditional knowledge‘We copying what our parents used to do, but in modern ways’A new mobile phone app has been devised to help Inuit hunters in the Canadian north avoid an increasingly dangerous effect of climate change: unpredictable sea ice.Developed under the guidance of the Arctic Eid...
December 7, 2019: As the holidays approach and many may find themselves dreaming of a white Christmas, Mother Nature has a different idea up her sleeves. The weather pattern will soon be reversed in the northeastern United States, allowing wintry landscapes to transform into a sloppy, muddy mess instead. Forecasters are closely watch...
December 6, 2019: As the holidays approach and many may find themselves dreaming of a white Christmas, Mother Nature has a different idea up her sleeves. The weather pattern will soon be reversed in the northeastern United States, allowing wintry landscapes to transform into a sloppy, muddy mess instead. Forecasters are closely watch...
December 6, 2019: Back in the 1980s, the Arctic's Chukchi Sea would have been largely frozen over by early December. But times, and climes, have changed. Local authorities in the Russian village of Ryrkaypiy, located on the far northeast coast of the country and bordering the Chukchi Sea, have reported to the World Wildlife Fund and ...
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December 5, 2019: An Arctic air blast stretching from the Plains to the Midwest and Northeast is forecast to bring temperatures to below 0°F across parts of the North Central states.
December 4, 2019: Beijing branded itself as a "near-Arctic state" and its far-stretched claim on the area is highly dependent on its partnership with Russia.
December 4, 2019: A photographer has captured remarkable pictures of a polar bear appearing to do a number of yoga poses in the Arctic.
December 4, 2019: Following a lull in big storms, the potential exists for a major storm to hit the Midwest and northeastern United States with heavy rain and the risk of flooding in some areas and heavy snow in others early next week. A cold blast that follows the storm next week, regardless of its intensity, may lead...
December 4, 2019: A draws on the expertise of 15 researchers from different disciplines to predict what a warming world will mean for the Earth's polar regions.
December 3, 2019: The Danish government aims to increase military surveillance of the Arctic sea and airspace in response to increased Russian activity in the region, Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said ahead of a NATO summit.
November 29, 2019: A huge wildlife haven is at risk as Russian coal ships exploit melting Arctic ice in Siberia.
November 29, 2019: China's military is increasingly using scientific research in the Arctic as a way into the region, a Danish intelligence service said on Friday, as it warned of intensifying geopolitical rivalry in the Earth's freezing North.