Leatherback turtles hatching on a Puerto Rico beach. Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve. To help get more eyeballs on these posts, Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Show More Summary
For the first time, waves as tall as 16 feet have been recorded in Arctic waters. If these waves are speeding the breakup of the region's remaining ice, as oceanographers suspect, they could signal the birth of a feedback mechanism that will hasten the Arctic's march toward an ice-free summer. Read more...
Trade beaches for icebergs on a summer excursion to the tiny hamlet of Pond Inlet in the Canadian Arctic.
ByMarshall Hargrave: Arctic Cat (NASDAQ:ACAT) posted fiscal 1Q results that beat earnings by nearly 10% and revenue by over 7%. EPS came in at $0.35 excluding the severance charge (besting $0.32 consensus). It showed mixed results in its two key segments. Show More Summary
JK Fabrication has landed DNV certification for its 40-30-3000-DNV series Anchor Winch. Culminating a two-year process, JK’s C-series winch was at last awarded
The first measurements of waves in the middle of the Arctic Ocean recorded house-sized waves during a September 2012 storm. More sensors are going out this summer to study waves in newly ice-free Arctic waters.
Jason Box ?@climate_ice An Australian news piece juxtaposes mysterious Siberian holes with my Arctic tundra carbon release concerns but I have no idea about the cause of the holes. As a physical geographer, I’m aware of pingos that these features resemble but these features are holes and pingos are mounds. If you ask me, talk [...]
As the climate warms and sea ice retreats, the North is changing. An ice-covered expanse now has a season of increasingly open water which is predicted to extend
Arctic black shale formation during Cretaceous Oceanic Anoxic Event 2Authors:Lenninger et alAbstract:The Late Cretaceous Oceanic Anoxic Event 2 (OAE2) represents a major perturbation of the global carbon cycle caused by the widespread deposition of organic-rich black shales. Show More Summary
As the climate warms and sea ice retreats, the North is changing. An ice-covered expanse now has a season of increasingly open water which is predicted to extend across the whole Arctic Ocean before the middle of this century. Storms thus have the potential to create Arctic swell – huge waves that could add a new and unpredictable element to the region. read more
We have a long history of naming bands after animals. To name a few, we have The Monkees, The Arctic Monkeys, The Turtles, Whitesnake, The Eagles, Grizzly Bear, and Flock of Seagulls. There’s Dr. Dog, Temple of the Dog, Snoop Dog, Three Dog Night, and Blue Oyster Cult. Show More Summary
Arctic Monkeys, Lorde, OutKast, Lykke Li, CHVRCHES, Interpol, and more performances to be streamed online.
We could go on and on about why Lolla 2014 (Aug. 1-3 at Grant Park) will be awesome thanks to performances by well-known, acclaimed acts Outkast, Arctic Monkeys, Chance the Rapper and so forth. That's true; it will be awesome.Yet it's...Show More Summary
Sounds like: Cloud Nothings, Arctic Monkeys, My Bloody Valentine Song: Sakawa Boys - Lazy Eys What's so good? This is the first recorded track from the Cape Town indie rock outfit. "Lazy Eys" was originally recorded in a bedroom as a...Show More Summary
Sedimentological and geochemical basin analysis of the Paleoproterozoic Penrhyn and Piling groups of Arctic CanadaAuthors: Partin et alAbstract:Paleoproterozoic metasedimentary successions on the western Churchill Province record a history of regional tectonic events spanning the breakup and amalgamation of supercontinents. Show More Summary
Arctic Cat Inc (NASDAQ:ACAT) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 25, 2014 11:00 AM ET Executives Shawn Brumbaugh – Investor Relations Christopher A. Twomey – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Timothy C. Delmore – Chief Financial...Show More Summary
Oil from a spill or oil well blowout in the Arctic waters of Canada's Beaufort Sea could easily become trapped in sea ice and potentially spread more than 1,000 kilometres to the west coast of Alaska,
The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on July 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM ET. The audio will stream live while the call is active, and can be replayed upon its completion. Listen now Complete Story »
Gaztransport & Technigaz SA expects to win more orders for technology used in liquefied natural-gas ships from Russia’s $26.9 billion Arctic Yamal LNG project. The post GTT Shares Soar as Orders Are Signed for Arctic LNG Carriers appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
The smouldering Dumpcano in beautiful Iqaluit. Photo by Anubha Momin, via Finding True North. The “Dumpcano” is back, and it’s badder than ever. For more than eight weeks, Iqaluit’s dump fire—dubbed “dumpcano” after the Canadian city’s fire chief likened it to a volcano of garbage—has burned unabated. Show More Summary