From Kiruna to Iqaluit: Arctic Council goes from looking out to looking in

Last Friday, the ninth ministerial meeting of the Arctic Council conference took place in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada. Ministers from the eight…


Goliat arrives in Hammerfest, poised to open new frontier in Arctic offshore oil

Today was a historic day for humanity on the earth’s final and last frontiers. As the International Space Station berthed SpaceX’s Dragon this…


The geometries of Arctic all-weather road construction

2015 marks the third season of construction along the Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk all-weather road. That means it’s possible to watch construction of the road from space unfold over a three-year period, seen…Continue Reading →