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Stephen Harper concerned by Russia’s growing military presence in Arctic – CBC.ca

Aug
22

Stephen Harper concerned by Russia's growing military presence in Arctic
CBC.ca
Russia's growing military presence in the Arctic is a concern and Canada should not get complacent about it, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Friday during the second leg of his annual northern tour. Harper, who was in the Northwest Territories town …
Militarization of Arctic concerns PMNorthumberland News
PM announces launch of the National Research Council Arctic ProgramPrime Minister of Canada (press release)
Feds pledge $4M for Arctic agriculture to offset import food billToronto Sun
ABC News
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Sunlight controls Arctic carbon, not just bacteria: Huge change in climate … – Tech Times

Aug
22

Sunlight controls Arctic carbon, not just bacteria: Huge change in climate …
Tech Times
"Arctic permafrost contains about half of all the organic carbon trapped in soil on the entire Earth — and equals an amount twice of that in the atmosphere," said Byron Crump, one of the co-authors of the study. "This represents a major change in …
Sunlight, Not Microbes, Control Carbon Release in the ArcticNature World News
Sunlight To Blame For CO2 Release In Arctic Permafrost, Not MicrobesScience 2.0
Sunlight controls the fate of carbon released from thawing Arctic permafrostR & D Magazine
Phys.Org -Business Standard
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Russia’s growing military presence in the Arctic a concern to Harper – The Daily Courier (subscription)

Aug
22

Russia's growing military presence in the Arctic a concern to Harper
The Daily Courier (subscription)
FORT SMITH, N.W.T. – Russia's growing military presence in the Arctic is a concern and Canada should not get complacent about it, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Friday during the second leg of his annual northern tour. Harper, who was in the …

Dancing in the Arctic – The New Yorker

Aug
22

Dancing in the Arctic
The New Yorker
A British military officer called the voyage “the most original and remarkable attempt ever made in Arctic exploration.” For novelty and daring, the figure to whom Andrée was most often compared was Columbus. His balloon, which was a hundred feet tall, …

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Loss Of Ice In The Arctic Affecting Weather In Md. And Much Of The Country – CBS Local

Aug
22

Loss Of Ice In The Arctic Affecting Weather In Md. And Much Of The Country
CBS Local
Alex DeMetrick reports science is finding the loss of ice in the arctic is affecting our own weather. The top of the world is not what it was. It used to be arctic ice stayed mostly frozen solid in summer. Not anymore. “Since 1979, we've lost about one …

Arctic ambassador addresses Native issues in Alaska hearing – The Arctic Sounder

Aug
22

Arctic ambassador addresses Native issues in Alaska hearing
The Arctic Sounder
Admiral Robert Papp is no stranger to the Arctic, but he still received an earful last week from local leaders about the priorities he should focus on now that he is the country's Special Representative for the Arctic. Papp, who was in the state last …

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Canadian PM Bans Chinese Media From Arctic Trip – ABC News

Aug
22

Canadian PM Bans Chinese Media From Arctic Trip
ABC News
Canada has banned journalists with China's official news agency and the Communist Party newspaper from joining Prime Minister Stephen Harper on an Arctic trip, prompting complaints by Chinese reporters who say they're being discriminated against.
Stephen Harper concerned by Russia's growing military presence in ArcticCBC.ca
Militarization of Arctic concerns PMNorthumberland News
PM announces launch of the National Research Council Arctic ProgramPrime Minister of Canada (press release)
Toronto Star
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The Fast-Melting Arctic Ice Cap Could Have a Big Impact on Weather Patterns – ABC News

Aug
22

The Fast-Melting Arctic Ice Cap Could Have a Big Impact on Weather Patterns
ABC News
Transcript for The Fast-Melting Arctic Ice Cap Could Have a Big Impact on Weather Patterns. While it might be the dog days of summer here in the US but it's getting even warmer. Farther north. The Arctic ice caps are melting at the fastest rate in …

 

Baird Visits Norway, Reaffirms Canada’s Position on Ukraine and the Arctic – The Arctic Journal

Aug
22

Baird Visits Norway, Reaffirms Canada's Position on Ukraine and the Arctic
The Arctic Journal
“Norway is a strong international partner and NATO ally for Canada. We continue to enjoy a strong bilateral relationship and work closely on a number of multilateral issues, particularly on the Arctic,” said Baird. “We appreciate Norway's support on …
Canada Challenging Russian Claims in ArcticEurasiaNet
Canada to push Arctic claim in EuropePhys.Org

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