The bittersweet beauty of Greenland's melting glaciers
November 16, 2018, 10:23 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
These aerial images highlight the devastating effect global warming has on the arctic.
Tens of thousands of walruses are stranded on this Alaskan beach
September 14, 2018, 9:37 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
With sea ice disappearing, it's getting dangerously crowded for walruses on this beach.
Drilling threat looms large for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
April 20, 2018, 9:52 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is linked to the GOP's tax overhaul plan.
North Pole Marathon: Where the bitter cold slows you down and thoughts of polar bears make you go faster
April 17, 2018, 12:58 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Competitors from around the world line up on an Arctic ice floe to tackle one of the world's most difficult 26.2-mile races.
14 breathtaking photos of one of the most amazing migrations in the world
March 23, 2018, 3:50 p.m. by Ilana Strauss
Hundreds of thousands of cranes gather every year at this spot.
This giant golden egg is a place for sweaty Swedes to get together and incubate new ideas
March 7, 2018, 10:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
An eye-catching community sauna is a symbol of rebirth for Sweden's northernmost town.
This stunning Arctic hotel will produce more energy than it consumes
February 15, 2018, 11:31 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Donut-shaped and parked at the foot of a glacier, Norway's Svart hotel is the first of its kind.
Catch a glimpse of polar bear drama in Smithsonian's 'Polar Bear Town'
November 16, 2017, 3:53 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The 3-episode season considers issues of migrations, conservation and ... weddings?