Icehotel to welcome guests year-round with a little help from the sun
November 3, 2015, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Going solar is a no-brainer in the Swedish Lapland, where the summertime sun never sets.
Permafrost decomposes, releases carbon dioxide far quicker than once believed
October 28, 2015, 2:18 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The findings represent bad news for climate change, as warming weather continues to thaw permafrost at alarming rates.
Prehistoric cave lions found remarkably preserved in Siberian permafrost
October 27, 2015, 2:40 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The extinct Arctic lion cubs are believed to be at least 10,000 years old.
Shell backs off Arctic 'for the foreseeable future'
September 28, 2015, 2:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The oil giant has spent billions on a quest to drill off Alaska, but now it's abruptly putting those plans on ice.
Norwegian politicians propose housing refugees on remote Arctic archipelago
September 16, 2015, 4:37 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Could an influx of Syrian asylum seekers upset Svalbard's human to polar bear ratio?
Researchers know what killed Knut the polar bear
August 28, 2015, 10:12 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The beloved bear was struck down by a disease previously only seen in humans.