The latest news on Arctic
The Alaskan refuge belongs to the American people, not the oil industry.
Warming of water by 3-4 degrees was enough to trigger episodic discharges of ice.
Snow's insulating effect helps plants grow bigger, but can encourage the growth of killer fungus.
Leaked documents reveal behind-the-scenes maneuvering efforts for control of Arctic oil fields.
Release of extra iron boosts carbon dioxide uptake by plankton.
Stone-tool makers who hunkered down near Arctic Circle left uncertain clues to their identity.
New study reveals that the winter season has become almost two weeks shorter.
Sea spray creates a diffuse filter for the sun’s warming rays.
Lack of food appears to be hurting birds on the Antarctic Peninsula.
Odd, persistent winds prevent river inputs from mixing with the sea.