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How to film in extremely cold weather: An interview with Stu McKenzie

Imagine that it is so cold your breath is freezing, you are in a 4×4 slipping and sliding across a frozen river and you are scared to switch off your camera in case it doesn’t start again. 143 more words

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Plastic Pollution Now Being Found In Arctic Ice Sheet

Plastic pollution in our oceans is an ever growing problem that’s been widely publicized as it concerns the infamous “Great Pacific Garbage Patch.” But what wasn’t known until now is how discarded microplastics are finding their way to the northernmost parts of the planet. 203 more words

Nature

This is Not a Model. It is Real from Svalbard, Norway.

This footage,  (seen at minute 3.2) from a location near the North Pole has been seen by only 45,000 people on YouTube. It’s already 4 years old. 555 more words

Global Warming

Retracing John Rae's Expedition

Arctic explorer, Orcadian John Rae, is to have one of his most famous expeditions retraced as a 4 man team set out in April.

In 1854… 155 more words

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The Ice Dragon: The Way to a Win-Win in Sino-American Relations

Introduction

The Arctic Circle’s once inhospitable environment is changing dramatically.  The geopolitics of the region have changed dramatically over the last ten years and climate change is part of this.  1,983 more words

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