From the famous Ilulissat Icefjord, researchers have described a new type of ringed seal that is considered unique.
An extensive study shows that the gestation period of Bowhead whales may last 23 months. So far, a 14-month pregnancy has been assumed.
Plants and animals have to adapt year after year to an increasingly unpredictable spring, a new study shows.
Exceptional images of a species of octopus from the Cirrina order reveal some hidden talents of the Dumbo octopus living at the bottom of the Fram Strait in the Arctic Ocean.
Sockeyes are the more commercially valuable species, but rules to protect Chinook that would affect all salmon fishing are giving fishermen an added incentive to take part in a monitoring programme aimed at stopping their decline
A review of the research on large Arctic maritime species shows that just a few species and just a few areas are getting most of the attention
Researchers discovered a parasitic barnacle on the hindquarters of a Greenland shark that was previously only known from lantern sharks
When at sea, elephant seals do deep sleep dives to take a nap and get no more than about two hours of sleep per day.
The Greenland Institute of Natural Resources determines the number of polar bears in East Greenland for the first time.
Pathogens as well as antibiotic-resistant and plastic-degrading bacteria are displacing the “good” gut bacteria in fulmars and shearwaters.
For the first time, the rather violent mating behavior of beluga whales could be observed and documented.
Beluga products from East Greenland may no longer be exported, which affects the entire country.
Two prominent polar bear researchers are calling for the southeast Greenland polar bear population to be completely protected because of its special genetics.
A study shows that beavers have been moving further and further into Alaska over the past 40 years, causing effects that can be seen from space.
An arctic visitor has enraptured numerous people in Scarborough and ensured that the turn of the year went off without fireworks.