Ceci n'est pas une pipe: The surrealism of Russia's three new Arctic pipelines

On January 18, Russia’s state owned gas company, Gazprom, opened a new pipeline stretching from the frozen Bovanenkovskoye gas field…


China's One Belt, One Road project comes to the Arctic

I’ve just published a new article in the peer-reviewed journal Area Development and Policy called “The Silk Road goes north: Russia’s role within China’s…


To understand the road to the Arctic Ocean, first go south.

For the past few weeks, I’ve been in the Northwest Territories studying the new highway being constructed between Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk. Work on the road began under Prime Minister Stephen…Continue Reading →