New European satellite provides crystal-clear view of Arctic

Featured image: Ice flowing out to sea near Ilulissat, Greenland In June of last year, a satellite called Sentinel-2 rocketed into space.…


Seen from space: Canadian highway to Arctic Ocean nears completion

Featured image: The Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk Highway seen from space with NASA’s Landsat-8 satellite. A few days ago, The Washington Post ran a story…


At night, satellites cast eyes on the Arctic frontier

(A version of this post originally appeared as part of the December 8 launch of Arctic Deeply, a now sadly defunct independent digital media project dedicated to northern issues.) Ideas about Arctic…Continue Reading →