World Dec 15

Denmark stakes claim to oil-rich North Pole

On Monday, the European nation delivered an official claim to a United Nations council in New York, part of a the race to own the Arctic that includes Norway, Canada and Russia.

Science Jun 22

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Polar Research on Earth Assists with Mars Study

As scientists continue to explore the poles as part of the International Polar Year, hoping to better understand the Earth's most extreme environments, some researchers are looking for answers even farther off -- toward the north pole of Mars.

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