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The Arctic as a Global Challenge – Part two

17/03/2013 | By | Reply More
The Arctic as a Global Challenge – Part two

The Arctic Ocean increasingly has become the focus of international interests For some years, the Arctic Ocean increasingly has become the focus of international interests. In particular the competition for resources – notably oil and gas as minerals (rubies, gold and diamonds)  – has significantly raised the importance of this area for the future global […]

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The Arctic as a Global Challenge – Part one

15/03/2013 | By | Reply More
The Arctic as a Global Challenge – Part one

Arctic Report Cards describe dramatic changes in the Arctic “Chasing Ice” a film you must see. A big screen phenomenon… Do not miss it. Currently Screening NATIONWIDE!  See www.chasingice.com/showtimes  for your local screenings Climate change is having a profound impact on the Arctic, its sensitive marine ecosystem and the human communities that rely on the area’s […]

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Receives Grant for Greenland Research

26/03/2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Receives Grant for Greenland Research

Greenland Research in palaeoecology Friðgeir Grímsson, who holds a Ph.D. in palaeoecology, will head a multinational group of scientists which will conduct research in Greenland and the Faroe Islands this summer, Iceland Review reports. Greenland Research Early this month, Friðgeir received a grant of ISK 52 million (USD 400,000; EUR 300,000) from the Austrian Science […]

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Magnetic North – Discover Greenland

20/03/2012 | By | 5 Replies More
Magnetic North – Discover Greenland

Greenland The Arctic is a place where myth meets reality – the early sightings of “mermaids” and “unicorns” describe one of Greenland’s most graceful inhabitants – the single-tusked narwhal. Magnetic North – Discover Greenland Still there are places in Greenland where the world appears to have turned to glass; where the iridescent turquoise-blues of icebergs […]

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Learn about Greenland

28/01/2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Learn about Greenland

Greenland Greenland is more than just ice From the endless summer daylight of the midnight sun to shimmering auroras in the winter nights, Greenland is a land of mind-blowing extremes! Famous for its enormous glaciers and icebergs. Greenland is more than just ice-you’ll also find a unique Inuit culture and Viking heritage along with abundant […]

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