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Arctic Methane and Tipping Points

Massive methane release from thawing permafrost and undersea sediments is one of the best known Climate Tipping Points, featuring in news stories and scientific reports… 706 more words

Greenland - Episode I - Kangerlussuaq

Yksi ikimuistoisimmista matkoistani suuntautui Grönlantiin pari kesää sitten. Isäni kanssa olimme jo pitkään suunnitelleet matkaa pohjoisille seuduille, ja olimme molemmat vähintäänkin innoissamme, kun laukut täynnä lämpöisiä vaatteita odottelimme lentoa Helsingin lentoasemalta Kööpenhaminan kautta Kangerlussuaqiin! 531 more words


My travel companion

My life at the moment looks a bit like that of an Arctic Tern. In the northern summer (June – August) I spent time in the high Arctic. 161 more words


A Trip of a Lifetime

Just over three weeks ago, my husband, Tony and I returned from one of those unforgettable holidays, one that I’d truly honour with the ‘A trip of a lifetime’ tag. 687 more words

Travels And Adventures

‘They’re not human’: How 19th-century Inuit coped with a real-life invasion of the 'walking dead'

It was easily one of the most unearthly and chilling visions that had ever struck the land that would soon become Canada.

Eight or nine lurching figures: Their eyes vacant, their skin blue, unable to talk and barely alive. 1,447 more words


​Russia’s Northern Fleet to receive 3K60 Bal coastal defense missile system

Russia’s Northern Fleet will receive the Bal (NATO reporting name: SSC-6 Sennight) coastal defense missile system to accomplish tasks in the Arctic, CEO of the Taifun Instrument-Manufacturing Plant in Kaluga in west Russia Andrei Petrakov said. 177 more words