(Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research) During the last glacial period, within only a few decades the influence of atmospheric CO2 on the North Atlantic circulation resulted in temperature increases...Show More Summary
By Fred Pickhardt (Ocean Weather Services) – Given the unusual occurrence of 3 named tropical cyclones prior to the end of June, one might ask what should we expect for the remainder of the 2017 hurricane season? A number of forecast...Show More Summary
The European eel makes two major Atlantic journeys in its life, once as a larva to European waterways, and back again as an adult to spawn in the Sargasso Sea (a region of the North Atlantic). The trip from the breeding ground to Europe can take anywhere from 17 to 28 months as the small larvae drift along in the Gulf Stream. Show More Summary
It would be a much crueler world if we let Trump have his way. President Donald Trump has failed to reassure members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) that the United States was fully committed to the alliance. When pressed...Show More Summary
In an otherwise off the wall press conference today with the President Iohannis of Romania, President Trump agreed, after more hemming and hawing, to pledge his support for Article #5 of the North Atlantic Treaty – the essential provision which commits each member of NATO to the common defense of all. Show More Summary
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In 1960, miners began digging for barite at Jebel Irhoud in Morocco. The site lies in Africa's northwest corner, between the Atlantic Ocean and the arid Atlas Mountains, beyond which stretches the expansive, parched Sahara Desert. A year into the project, the miners found a prehistoric skull that looked somewhat human. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump's own national security team was reportedly blindsided after he did he did not explicitly endorse Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's founding document during his summit with NATO allies in Brussels...Show More Summary
Fugro Venturer, the newest of Fugro’s purpose-designed, standardized survey vessels, has departed on her maiden voyage that takes her to the deep waters of Ireland’s Atlantic margin and the far North of the Barents Sea. The 72-meter vessel is a platform for technological innovation…
In the 2004 disaster movie “The Day After Tomorrow,", global warming accelerated the melting of polar ice, disrupting circulation in the North Atlantic Ocean and triggering violent changes in the weather. Could climate change shut down the Gulf Stream?
Politico Magazine reported Monday morning that President Trump’s NATO address last month was altered, unbeknownst to his national security team, to remove language supporting Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty, which stipulates that an attack on one NATO member is an attack on all members. From Politico Magazine: [T]he president [...]Show More Summary
President Donald Trump drew backlash last month after he did not explicitly endorse Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's founding document during his summit with NATO allies in Brussels. And it appears his own national...Show More Summary
Michael Peck Security, Europe Has the Cold War returned to the Atlantic? Back in the 1980s, when Tom Clancy’s fictional North Atlantic boiled with Cold War naval action, the West really was worried about the Greenland-Iceland-UK, or GIUK, Gap. A glance at a map shows why. Show More Summary
Since the end of World War II, the United States has proudly carried the mantle of global leader of the international community. American leadership brought us the United Nations, the World Bank, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization,...Show More Summary
Russ Read Security, Europe What happens if Russia strikes? The North Atlantic Treaty Organization would consider a large enough cyber attack against one member an attack on them all, according to NATO officials. A persistent and devastating...Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday warned that Europeans “must take our fate into our own hands,” saying that President Trump’s visit and his contentious relations with the European Union (EU) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
CONVOY DUTY, SUMMER OF ’41: A color photo of the battleship USS Texas (BB-35) participating in a North Atlantic convoy operation in the summer of 1941. A silhouette at sunset.
The liberal media, CNN included, wondered if President Donald Trump was rude in allegedly shoving aside Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic at this week’s North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit in Brussels, Belgium. It’s another hypothetical anti-Trump news piece, where the media is trying to portray the president as rude and bellicose. Was it shove? […]
President Trump’s attitude and message at Thursday’s NATO summit in Brussels has stirred controversy both in the U.S. and in Europe. European leaders who expected Trump to affirm the United States’ support for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization were shocked when the U.S. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump attended his first summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on Thursday. While there, he emphasized that all members of the organization should be paying the two percent of GDP obligation they agreed to, instead of just the handful that does. Show More Summary