The Arctic Circle Assembly, the largest gathering of Arctic stakeholders, has to cancel its meeting this year due to the COVID pandemic.
Professor Konrad Steffen, director of the WSL and well-known glaciologist, died during an expedition in Greenland.
Australia’s newest icebreaker has left its “birthplace” in Romania and is being towed to the Netherlands for completion.
On board the expedition ship “Roald Amundsen” several crew members fell ill with COVID-19 during a voyage.
A very curious polar bear has caused confusion on the west coast of Svalbard for several days with its repeated visits at two stations.
A 20-foot container has been converted into a small hospital by the Australian Antarctic Division to help save lives at sea.