If the Obama Administration is serious about addressing climate disruption, halting all oil leasing and drilling in the Arctic Ocean is the place to start.
Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq has fired up a Twitter storm after posting a picture of dead polar bear and downplaying scientific concern about threats to the survival of the iconic species. “Enjoy!” wrote Aglukkaq on her Twitter page as she ...
Much of the nation is in the grip of a fierce cold blast, but here in D.C., things haven’t been so bad. That’s about to change in a big way over the next week, with Sunday’s disruptive wintry mix and a punishing punch of polar air landing here by ...
Experts worry about potential risks as nations move to exploit the region.
Practical investments in heavy polar icebreakers must be made to represent long-term U.S. interests in a changing Arctic environment.
WASHINGTON -- The long, strange story of Charles Monnett, a wildlife biologist who spent 14 years working in Alaska for the Department of Interior, is finally over. But it hasn't gotten any less strange.
Arctic drilling brings great risks for few rewards.