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B.C. Arctic apple company gobbled up by U.S. firm in $41 million deal – Hamilton Spectator

Mar
1

B.C. Arctic apple company gobbled up by U.S. firm in $41 million deal
Hamilton Spectator
Okanagan Specialty Fruits Inc. of Summerland, B.C., received approval just weeks ago from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to market its Arctic Golden and Arctic Granny Smith to growers south of the border. The company's sale was announced Friday in …
Sold! for $41-million; company behind Arctic Apple cashes inGlobalnews.ca
Arctic Apple sold for $41MCastanet.net
Arctic Apple Gets USDA Approval, Then Gets AcquiredScience 2.0
Good Fruit Grower
all 28 news articles »

Royal Navy subs provide insights for Arctic science – Gizmag

Mar
1

Royal Navy subs provide insights for Arctic science
Gizmag
The National Oceanography Centre in the UK has used data on the Arctic Ocean gathered by Royal Navy submarines to study the effects of a possible future shrinking of the ice cap. This meeting of oceanography and military intelligence has seen …
Submarine data used to investigate turbulence beneath Arctic icePhys.Org
Under Ice Turbulence Affects Arctic Oceanreportingclimatescience.com
Submarine data used to to research turbulence beneath Arctic iceBeacon Review
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
all 8 news articles »

 

Norway Still Optimistic Over Arctic Oil – Smarter Analyst

Mar
1

Norway Still Optimistic Over Arctic Oil
Smarter Analyst
The drastic fall in oil prices has made petroleum explorations in the Barents Sea seemingly unprofitable. Yet, despite severe economic, technological and environmental concerns, the Norwegian government pushes for increased activities, and recently …

Negotiating rapids of Arctic oil and gas – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Mar
1

Negotiating rapids of Arctic oil and gas
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Three major events occurring between 2006-2008 depict the increasing interest for access and control of oil and natural gas resources in the Arctic and its major passages. These three events are: the opening of the Northwest-East passage …
The Easy Oil Is Gone So Where Do They Look Now?TheBull.com.au

all 3 news articles »

 

Wildlife: Despite arctic blast, nature shows signs of spring – Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Mar
1

Wildlife: Despite arctic blast, nature shows signs of spring
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
With lakes and rivers still mostly frozen, it may seem overly optimistic to think of spring. But it's coming. Days are getting noticeably longer, and that's the key. Photo-period is nature's only absolutely reliable timepiece. In spite of frigid …

Navy prepares for Arctic operations as ice thins – Pensacola News Journal

Feb
28

Navy prepares for Arctic operations as ice thins
Pensacola News Journal
The Navy expects to have enough trained personnel and equipment by 2030 to respond to contingencies and emergencies in the Arctic, said Robert Freeman, spokesman for the Oceanographer of the Navy. Beyond 2030, the Navy "will be capable of …
Submarine data used to investigate turbulence beneath Arctic icePhys.Org
Melting Arctic sea ice forces relocation on Alaskan villageDigital Journal

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Brewers sell 101000 tickets during ninth-annual Arctic Tailgate – WDJT

Feb
28

Brewers sell 101000 tickets during ninth-annual Arctic Tailgate
WDJT
Showing up to Miller Park at 8:15 a.m. meant Miller found herself near the end of the "arctic tailgate" line, behind thousands of people shivering, waiting for opening day tickets. "A lot of mingling, a lot of meeting different people and, of course …
Brewers sell 101000 tickets at Arctic TailgateMilwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
Arctic Tailgate at Miller Park Saturday is in its 9th yearMinneapolis Star Tribune
Brewers fans line up for tickets at Arctic TailgateTMJ4
WISN Milwaukee -Reviewing the Brew
all 42 news articles »

Arctic Invasion Chokes East Coast Waters With Ice – Discover Magazine (blog)

Feb
28

Arctic Invasion Chokes East Coast Waters With Ice
Discover Magazine (blog)
The Arctic invasion that has gripped so much of the United States for so long has turned the waters in and around New York City into something resembling the winter shores of Qaanaaq, Greenland. Well, I guess that's an exaggeration. But when I went to …

 

Ottawa company’s drone completes Arctic mission – Ottawa Citizen

Feb
28

Ottawa company's drone completes Arctic mission
Ottawa Citizen
As such, we are always seeking to explore the potential of new and innovative products and solutions that can withstand the extreme weather conditions that are faced by ships such as the MV Arctic,” states Alexis Dorais, Remote Sensing Analyst for Enfotec.

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