From what you've told us, you're going places in 2015, from domestic destinations such as Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota to international locales like the European Arctic.
Are you enjoying the (sort of) warm weather we've seen for the past day or two? Don't get used to it. A surge of Arctic air will deliver subfreezing highs for most of the country early next week. It won't be anywhere near as bad as last winter's "polar vortex" panic, but it'll be a miserable cold spell just in time for the new year. Read more...
First up – global warming hoax update: Arctic sea ice has reached the largest December extent in a decade. Government experts will of course not acknowledge this, because their funding and reputations depend on a misinformed public and Congress. Here in Las Vegas, there is a chance we’ll have a light dusting of global warming […]
A new BBC film, Snow Wolf Family and Me, explores the lives and habits of arctic wolves, revealing the family secrets of one of our most feared predators. Ellesmere Island is one of the most remote and beautiful places on … Continue reading ?
By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network Rising temperatures in Finland illustrate the increasingly rapid pace of warming in high northern latitudes—a trend that has accelerated over the last 40 years.
As soon as photographer, Gordon Buchanan, and the BBC film crew approached Ellesmere Island, deep in the Canadian Arctic, via a helicopter, the team knew they were in store for a something special. As the helicopter began landing, a pack of wolves began approaching the aircraft, propelllers still whirring, as the wild animals curiously investigated the [...]Show More Summary
Arctic Monkeys went on a South American tour last month in support of their latest album, AM, and brought along Ben Chappell to shoot some concert footage and behind-the-scenes stuff, including a trip to the beach. They’ve compiled all of that into a short documentary detailing their time there, framed around a performance of “R [...]
After a year in which further details of national intelligence agencies’ shadowy surveillance networks were laid bare, a fresh leak of documents reveals the obsessive surveillance that extends as far north as Lapland… Santa’s Arctic Workshop (SAW) has deployed a multinational panopticon...
Yamal is seen as the future of the Russian gas industry Development of an unparalleled gas production center is well underway in Yamal, in harsh Arctic latitudes.
Positioned deep in Siberia, the village of Oymyakon holds the distinction of being the coldest permanently inhabited place on Earth. Just a few hundred miles from the Arctic Circle and reaching record lows of -96.16 degrees, one is forced to ponder not only why, but also how the villagers of this remotest of remote locations survive. Show More Summary
Submitted by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com, The next several months may be pivotal for the future of oil development in the Arctic. While Russia has proceeded with oil drilling in its Arctic territory, the U.S. has been much slower to do so. Show More Summary
Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic announces Greenland and Northwest Passage cruises.
Total SA and its partners will use a record 16 ice-breaking tankers to smash through floes en route to and from the Arctic’s biggest liquefied natural-gas development. The post Biggest Arctic Gas Project Seeks Route Around U.S. Sanctions appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Classic endless runner Temple Run has made its way to the Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition with the release of Temple Run VR. In the latest from Imangi Studios, you'll run through an Arctic wilderness avoiding enemies in one of the Gear VR's first games. This game brings the Temple Run action into the first-person perspective for the first time in the series.
British stores are selling reindeer meat. Should we all be eating the Arctic beasts?
Sounds like: Mr Little Jeans, Carmody, Slow Magic Song: Arctic Monkeys - Do I Wanna Know? (Kuma Cover) What's so good? This track is officially being touted as "Kuma - Falling For Somebody New," but one click of the play button and you'll...Show More Summary
DINOSAUR-BEARING HYPERCONCENTRATED FLOWS OF CRETACEOUS ARCTIC ALASKA: RECURRING CATASTROPHIC EVENT BEDS ON A DISTAL PALEOPOLAR COASTAL PLAIN Authors:Flaig et alAbstract:The Cretaceous coastal plain of Arctic Alaska contains the richest concentration of high-latitude dinosaurs on Earth. Show More Summary
A stone artifact (apparently part of a crucible) containing traces of molten metal has been found in arctic Canada.Dr Sutherland and her colleagues from the Geological Survey of Canada-Ottawa and Peter H. Thompson Geological Consulting...Show More Summary
Flow-Fi’s Kuma releases a great flip to Kim Vallido‘s cover of Arctic Monkeys lead single “Do I Wanna Know?” from their fifth studio album AM, the mixture of talent on one track is as refreshing as it can get. Stream above!