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Tracking polar bears in the Beaufort Sea resumes after a one year hiatus

Fourteen bears tagged by the US Geological Survey (USGS) on or near the central Southern Beaufort Sea coast in April 2018 (near Kaktovik) will be tracked online over the coming months. 583 more words

Sea Ice Habitat

Liquid mercury

Part 12, in which the Arctic poppies show their mettle, the snow bunting chicks emerge, and a polar bear leaves its mark.

27 June

Although my alarm went off at 2200, I didn’t get out of bed until almost 0100. 1,399 more words


May 14

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today?

“RUN away … a Negroe Man Slave, named Sterling.”

Most of the advertisements in the May 14, 1768, edition of the… 536 more words

Daily Advert Update


Gambian President Adama Barrow on Friday met with the players and officials of the Gambia National Under-20 team that won the WAFU trophy in Liberia. 98 more words

Follow me up to Carlow.

Nobody said it was easy, No one ever said it would be this hard (The Scientist : Coldplay)

The idea

It started as a ‘what if’ and turned into a plan. 1,175 more words

Someone missed a small piece of sky

Part 11.

The summer of abnormal distribution, fried radios, and a translucent moon progresses in the Arctic Ocean.

21 June

Yesterday was a long day, and I never got to write. 1,743 more words


Exploring Bill Hill

As today was a UK public holiday and also gloriously sunny (two things which generally never coincide) I took the opportunity to explore the wooden area behind my home known as ‘Bill Hill’. 121 more words