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‘Arctic Summer,’ by Damon Galgut – SFGate

Mar
27

'Arctic Summer,' by Damon Galgut
SFGate
Damon Galgut is South African, and his novel “Arctic Summer” employs the life of the English novelist E.M. Forster to plumb twin oppressive anxieties: “what it's like being English” and what it's like being a writer. In turn, each of these is a …
'Arctic Summer months,' by Damon GalgutChicago Daily News

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U.S. should start drilling in Arctic, oil council says – Press Herald

Mar
27

U.S. should start drilling in Arctic, oil council says
Press Herald
WASHINGTON – The U.S. should immediately begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off of Alaska, or risk a renewed reliance on imported oil in the future, an Energy Department advisory council says in a study submitted Friday.
US oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed nowCBC.ca
US should move to tap Arctic energy reserves, panel concludesAlaska Dispatch News
Report: Arctic oil drilling needed now to sustain U.S. energy securityFuelFix (blog)

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How Brain-Damaging Mercury Puts Arctic Kids at Risk – National Geographic

Mar
27

How Brain-Damaging Mercury Puts Arctic Kids at Risk
National Geographic
Study co-author Sandra Jacobson said the new Arctic Canada findings shift the evidence in favor of the connection between seafood and reduced mental ability in children. The study is the first to link prenatal mercury exposure to poor performance on an …
Q and A: Sheila Watt-Cloutier seeks some cold comfortOttawa Citizen
My Little Corner of Canada, March 27Nunatsiaq News

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Limit lowered for Arctic char caught in Summit County’s Dillon Reservoir – The Denver Post

Mar
27

Limit lowered for Arctic char caught in Summit County's Dillon Reservoir
The Denver Post
SUMMIT COUNTY — Dillon Reservoir is one of just two places in the country's lower 48 states home to Arctic char, and after years of stocking, Colorado Parks and Wildlife report that the fish are doing well. Based on a fish survey last summer and …
Colorado Parks and Wildlife lowers bag limit for Arctic char caught in Dillon …Summit Daily News

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US oil council: Shale won’t last, Arctic drilling needed now – CBC.ca

Mar
27

US oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now
CBC.ca
The U.S. should immediately begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off of Alaska, or risk a renewed reliance on imported oil in the future, an Energy Department advisory council says in a study submitted Friday. The U.S …
U.S. should start drilling in Arctic, oil council saysPress Herald
US should move to tap Arctic energy reserves, panel concludesAlaska Dispatch News
Report: Arctic oil drilling needed now to sustain U.S. energy securityFuelFix (blog)

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Oil Council: Shale Won’t Last, Arctic Drilling Needed Now – ABC News

Mar
27

Oil Council: Shale Won't Last, Arctic Drilling Needed Now
ABC News
The U.S. should immediately begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off of Alaska, or risk a renewed reliance on imported oil in the future, an Energy Department advisory council says in a study to be released Friday. The …
Oil council urges US to drill in ArcticFox News

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Ice-tethered devices to collect more data on the Arctic Ocean – Phys.Org

Mar
27

Ice-tethered devices to collect more data on the Arctic Ocean
Phys.Org
Last week, the National Snow & Ice Data Center announced winter ice covering the Arctic Ocean reached its annual peak, ushering in the spring melting season. But the extent of sea ice cover was the smallest since record-keeping began in 1978. Covering …
Warming Up to Arctic TourismTravelPulse
Maximum Arctic sea ice extent lowest in recorded historyFOX 9 News
Arctic sea ice extent lowest on recordPetroleum News
The Guardian
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US pushing for Arctic oil drilling despite low prices, recent mishaps – CTV News

Mar
27

US pushing for Arctic oil drilling despite low prices, recent mishaps
CTV News
The push to make the Arctic waters off of Alaska more accessible to drillers comes just as Royal Dutch Shell is poised to restart its troubled drilling program there. The company has little to show after spending years and more than $5 billion …

 

Hannah (10) from Perth off on Arctic expedition to raise cash for abandoned … – Scottish Daily Record

Mar
27

Hannah (10) from Perth off on Arctic expedition to raise cash for abandoned …
Scottish Daily Record
Anyone wishing to support Hannah's fundraising to help Staffordshire bull terriers or abandoned dogs can donate via S. Laverick, Dept of OMFS, Level 5, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, DD1 9SY. Alternatively quote Hannah's Arctic trip and send directly to …

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