Three beluga whales were beached at the mouth of the River Uda on the Sea of Okhotsk and fortunately were rescued.
Marcel Schütz, company owner and long-time resident in Longyearbyen, comments on the turbulent times that Svalbard is going through.
The oldest known penguin is a gentoo lady which lives at the Odense Zoo in Denmark and is a proud 41 years and 151 days (as of October 15, 2020) of age.
Hurtigruten Svalbard has announced that it wants to sell its properties in Longyearbyen and is in contact with Store Norske.
Following the events on the east coast of Kamchatka, further investigations are being carried out to finally determine the causes.
Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds and clothing brand Canada Goose donate 300 parkas and shoes to Inuit students.
Nornickel, the mother firm of the company responsible for the Norilsk environmental disaster, puts the cost of the damage at a lower rate than the Russian Environmental Protection Agency.
As more and more Hope Bay gold mine workers are infected with COVID-19, the incident is now being described as an outbreak.
An environmental disaster with an unknown background has caused the death of numerous marine animals and made locals of Kamchatka’s east coast sick.
The British government and India’s Bharti Group secure funding and launch more OneWeb satellites into Earth orbit
The Authorities of Nunavut have severely restricted the hunting of reindeer in the west of the region after the population has declined massively.
The effects of climate change, which residents of Arctic communities are already experiencing, will be captured by young people in a documentary.
A polar bear with her two cubs has been causing turmoil, both socially and politically, since they had appeared in a community in southern Greenland last Monday.
During a marking program for polar bears, an animal has died on Svalbard despite new rules being implemented.
Alaska’s communities have been literally inundated with large amounts of plastic waste, cans, and other debris.
More information has emerged following the fatal attack by a polar bear at the Longyearbyen campsite.
A polar bear attacked and fatally wounded a man at the campsite in Longyearbyen early on Friday morning before the bear was shot himself.
The environmental conditions in the Arctic are similar to those in space – the best conditions to develop the cultivation of vegetables for future astronauts in the Arctic.
Denmark aims to help Greenland modernising and improving its social system for the protection of the weak
The leaders of the Gwich’in in the Yukon call on opponents of oil drilling in Alaska’s nature reserve to intensify their efforts.
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.
A team of journalists and environmentalists undertook an expedition to the Taymyr region to inspect the waters and soils for contamination.