A new oil binder, the invention of a German company, could make the oil industry cleaner and at the same time protect the environment.
In Greenland, a debate is under way about the relocation of the Hans Egede statue in Nuuk, in which the population is to be asked for its opinion in more detail.
Dark clouds loom over tourism to the Antarctic four months before the start of the season due to the still prevailing COVID-19 pandemic.
A beluga, usually a high-arctic resident, was discovered near San Diego on the California coast.
The world’s northernmost newspaper, the “Svalbardposten”, is struggling with the economic impact of the COVID crisis despite more readers.
The Norwegian Council of State and King Harald V have set up a new committee for safety of shipping in Norwegian waters and brought AECO on board.
A trash collecting campaign in Longyearbyen shows that more and more waste is not being properly disposed of.
Several countries have announced that they will limit their national Antarctic programmes due to the COVID-19 pandemic next season.
A Royal Air Force civilian aircraft has made its maiden flight from the UK to the Falkland Islands without refueling, breaking two world records.
From 12th to 21st June, global cleanups will be used to commemorate Sarah Auffret and her tireless commitment for the environment.
PolarJournal, the Swiss information platform for polar affairs, published its 500th article today after less than a year.
New Zealand’s Antarctic station “Scott Base” is undergoing a complete reconstruction by 2030 to provide a new home for researchers and staff.
Svalbard will be able to reopen to Norwegian visitors from June 1, while all other guests will have to wait.
The first COVID-19 case has emerged in Canada’s last virus-free territory of Nunavut.
The regional authorities have closed Sabetta airport due to several COVID-19 cases despite protests from Novatek.
Emperor penguins are considered the icons of Antarctica. No other penguin species stirs emotions as strongly as this largest penguin species, not least thanks to its special coloration.