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Arctic sea ice minimum sixth lowest on record – Science Now

Sep
22

Arctic sea ice minimum sixth lowest on record
Science Now
U.S. government scientists announced today that sea ice in the Artic has reached its lowest extent for 2014. The low point came last week on 17 September, when satellites recorded a total sea ice area of 5.02 million square kilometers (1.94 million …

At the intersection of Europe and the Arctic – The Arctic Journal

Sep
22

At the intersection of Europe and the Arctic
The Arctic Journal
Educated as a geographer, she began her career in the '80s as a scientist. In the '90s she moved to the Finnish Environment Ministry. Now, as the centre's director, it is her job to lead an institution that is known for taking a different approach to …

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Arctic sea ice melts to 6th-lowest level on record – USA TODAY

Sep
22

Arctic sea ice melts to 6th-lowest level on record
USA TODAY
Arctic sea ice shrank to its summer minimum — and sixth-lowest level on record — on Sept. 17, according to data released Monday by the National Snow and Ice Data Center. "Arctic sea ice coverage in 2014 is the sixth-lowest recorded since 1978," said …
Antarctic sea ice reaches record high, as Arctic hits 2014 minimumResponding to Climate Change
Arctic sea ice annual minimum is 6th lowest on satellite recordAlaska Dispatch
Arctic Hits Seasonal Low for Sea Ice as Antarctica Sets RecordNBCNews.com
CTV News -The Huntsville Times – al.com
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NI minister swaps Portadown for Arctic – U.TV

Sep
22

NI minister swaps Portadown for Arctic
U.TV
The documentary will capture the couple leaving behind family and a relatively comfortable lifestyle as they exchange the parish of Knocknamuckley, near Portadown, for more than 1.5 million square miles of freezing desolation in the high Canadian Arctic.

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Art in the Arctic: SALT festival, Norway – in pictures – The Guardian

Sep
22

Art in the Arctic: SALT festival, Norway – in pictures
The Guardian
Art in the Arctic: SALT festival, Norway – in pictures. SALT festival is a unique arts festival that takes place on the beach of a small island in the Arctic Circle. These photographs reflect the remoteness of the site, the creativity that is on …

Arctic sea ice helps remove CO2 from the atmosphere – Phys.Org

Sep
22

Arctic sea ice helps remove CO2 from the atmosphere
Phys.Org
The Arctic is now so warm that the extent of sea ice has decreased by about 30 pct. in summer and in winter, sea ice is getting thinner. New research has shown that sea ice removes CO2 from the atmosphere. If Arctic sea ice is reduced, we may therefore …

 

Antarctic sea ice reaches record high, as Arctic hits 2014 minimum – Responding to Climate Change

Sep
22

Antarctic sea ice reaches record high, as Arctic hits 2014 minimum
Responding to Climate Change
Arctic ice reached its 2014 minimum of 5.01 million square kilometres last week, the sixth lowest extent since records began. The minimum ever recorded at the North Pole was 3.29m sq km in 2012 – and the eight lowest years have been the last eight years.
Arctic ice cap in a 'death spiral'The Australian
NASA keeping close eye on Arctic climateFox News
Antarctic ice should set record, but Arctic dwindlesUSA TODAY
Tech Times -Daily Digest -WallStreet OTC
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Western Sanctions Halt Exxon’s Drilling In Russian Arctic – NASDAQ

Sep
22

Western Sanctions Halt Exxon's Drilling In Russian Arctic
NASDAQ
The sanctions forbid EU and U.S. companies from helping Russia extract oil from Arctic, shale or offshore fields. They were imposed as a result of Moscow's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula in March and its suspected support of pro-Russian …
Russian Sanctions Force Exxon to Pull Out of Arctic Project24/7 Wall St.
Norway's Dolphin Says Russia Arctic Contract Not Affected by SanctionsWall Street Journal
Exxon to halt drilling in Russian ArcticOmaha World-Herald
WallStreet.org -RTT News
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Arctic ice will soon reclaim the Franklin wreck once more – Toronto Star

Sep
22

Arctic ice will soon reclaim the Franklin wreck once more
Toronto Star
ABOARD CCGS SIR WILFRID LAURIER—On an icebreaker in the Arctic, getting her home is the hardest part. Canada's northern seas are starting to freeze up again. The Coast Guard's icebreaking fleet is hurrying to take care of business before making a …

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