Drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one step closer to reality
September 16, 2019, 12:55 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is hotly contested between oil companies, Alaskans and conservation groups.
Canada creates two huge ocean sanctuaries in the Arctic
August 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The new refuges aim to protect sea ice, wildlife and the economic stability of indigenous people.
Arctic fox astounds scientists by walking 2,100 miles in 76 days
July 2, 2019, 2:38 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The young female set a new speed record for her species.
Seals help researchers understand strange holes in Antarctic sea ice
June 13, 2019, 8:15 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Polynyas can act as oases for penguins, whales and seals, giving them a place to breathe.
This man's love affair with icebergs will warm you on the inside
May 24, 2019, 3:22 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
No one gets more excited about iceberg season than camera-toting Canadian Mark Gray.
Permafrost decomposes, releases carbon dioxide far quicker than once believed
May 21, 2019, 1:04 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The findings represent bad news for climate change, as warming weather continues to thaw permafrost at alarming rates.
It's time to start demanding justification for drilling in the Arctic refuge
April 28, 2019, 9:06 a.m. by Guest Columnist
The coastal plain is oil rich and full of wildlife.
The bittersweet beauty of Greenland's melting glaciers
April 23, 2019, 1:45 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
These aerial images highlight the devastating effect global warming has on the arctic.
Scientists launch mission to find the oldest ice on Earth
April 9, 2019, 6:10 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers hope to retrieve an ice core containing more than 1.5 million years of climate history.
Record melt uncovers Arctic landscapes trapped in ice for 40,000 years
January 29, 2019, 2:42 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Baffin Island, once buried under massive ice caps, is experiencing its warmest century in an estimated 115,000 years.
You can thank the polar vortex for this beastly blast of winter
January 28, 2019, 11:50 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
It's going to be a long, cold winter.
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
16 houseplants that are almost impossible to kill
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words
Watch an elk herd run majestically across the Colorado foothills
This finch has a coat of many colors, but its head hue is the key