Extreme environments, such as the poles, would shape a personality type that confronts rather than avoids hardship.
The Amazonas Nexus geostationary satellite is on its way to bridging the digital gap that isolates Greenlanders from the island’s most remote communities.
The U.S. telecommunications company GCI has made good on its promise and launched one of the fastest Internet connection in the U.S. in Unalaska.
The ‘Ice Alaska World Ice Art Championships’ is coming soon. This year’s World Ice Championships will be held from February 17 to March 31.
Plastic is both a blessing and a curse. Without this versatile material, numerous everyday objects would not even exist. However, it is not only impossible to imagine our everyday life without this crude oil-base material, but without being also in our environment, too. Nowadays, there is no area on this planet without plastic parts in […]
The museum in Grytviken has a new attraction, as the main whaling station store has been extensively restored and now opens its doors to visitors.
The psychological study of winterers in polar stations reveals the importance of feeling able to act on one’s environment to compensate for the aggressions of daily life.
Research has confirmed that the currently circulating form of the HPAI-H5N1 avian influenza virus also circulated in Greenland last year.
The Arctic Winter Games bring together the youth of the North Pole in McMurray, Alberta, Canada. The spirit of these games is unique.
Their habitat is dwindling faster and faster, and many polar bears are having great difficulty finding enough food, which is increasingly pushing them onto land.
British polar adventurer Captain Preet Chandi set a new world record during her Antarctic expedition, but now has to break off the expedition.
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The Inuit Organization for the Management of Wildlife in Nunavik wants to show scientifically that a beluga hunting ban has been a bad decision.
An arctic visitor has enraptured numerous people in Scarborough and ensured that the turn of the year went off without fireworks.
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With her new book “NAchruf auf die Arktis” (Obituary for the Arctic), journalist, polar expert and author Birgt Lutz not only wants to show the problems of the Arctic using Svalbard as an example, but also to give courage for solutions
The TV format “Paasisavut” plans on bringing research projects in Greenland closer to the population via a casting show and has now presented its five finalists.
Can equality be guaranteed in a judicial system after centuries of unequal treatment? Guest author Mirjana Binggeli takes a look at this question among the Inuit in Nunavik in northern Canada.
As of February, international travelers will also have to pass through passport controls upon arrival in Svalbard… or not.
“Twice Colonized” was selected by the Sundance jury and will premiere at the festival in January.
Germany’s iconic research icebreaker “Polarstern” celebrates its 40th anniversary in one of the most beautiful places in the world, South Georgia.
The record attempt of the Italian extreme athlete Omar Di Felice to cross Antarctica by bicycle has failed.
To further strengthen research in Antarctica and provide financial stimulus to young researchers, three of them will receive grants from three major institutions.