Arctic Ocean
World  /  Published 30.03.19

Judge restores Obama-era drilling ban in Arctic

President Donald Trump exceeded his authority when he reversed bans on offshore drilling in vast parts of the Arctic Ocean and dozens of canyons in the Atlantic Ocean, a US judge said in a ruling that...
By (AP) in Washington

World  /  Published 19.11.19

Arctic in hot water: Sea ice minimal in Chukchi, Bering seas

The U.S. research vessel Sikuliaq can break through ice as thick as 2.5 feet (0.76 meters). In the Chukchi Sea northwest of Alaska this month, which should be brimming with floes, its limits likely wo...
By AP in

World  /  Published 12.02.19

Hide the children, the polar bears have invaded

Dozens of polar bears have laid siege to a small military settlement deep in the Russian Arctic, leaving residents afraid to send their children to school or even open their front doors.The settlement...
By Andrew E. Kramer/NYTNS in Moscow

World  /  Published 10.05.20

Virus delays Arctic mission

They prepared for icy cold and trained to be on the watch for polar bears, but a pandemic just wasn't part of the program.Now dozens of scientists are waiting in quarantine for the all-clear to join a...
By AP in

World  /  Published 18.08.19

Alaska records hottest month

Alaska has been America's canary in the coal mine for climate warming, and the yellow bird is swooning.July was Alaska's warmest month ever, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administr...
By AP in


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