President Donald Trump exceeded his authority when he reversed bans on offshore drilling in vast parts of the Arctic Ocean and dozens of canyons in the Atlantic Ocean, a U.S. judge said in a ruling that restored the Obama-era restrictions.
By Associated Press
Regional authorities in Russia declared a state of emergency over the weekend.
2018 is the second warmest year for the Arctic in a century, plus other takeaways from this year's Arctic Report Card.
By Edward Struzik, The Conversation
Only 10 per cent of the Arctic Ocean in Canada, and less than two per cent of the Arctic Ocean in the United States, is charted.
Political symbols have a sneaky influence on your brain, according to a new study from the University of Pennsylvania.
A new study shows a strong relationship between Arctic warming and the most extreme winter weather in the eastern United States, dating back to 1990.
By Anthony Pagano, The Conversation
A new study shows that polar bears require more food than previously thought. The scientists used collars that tracked bears' movements and metabolic rates.
By PBS NewsHour
A Finnish icebreaker has completed the Northwest Sea passage, which links the Atlantic and Pacific oceans across the Arctic. The trip, from Vancouver to Greenland’s capital city Nuuk, took 24 days -- a new record, in part because climate change…
By Dan Joling, Associated Press
President Donald Trump's plan to help balance the federal budget features a new attempt to open the coastal plain of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to petroleum drilling.
By Dave Berndtson
A crucial water source for northern ecosystems -- arctic river icings -- are slowly melting away with each successive year.
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