How the Arctic will fare if Big Oil becomes America's top diplomat

It’s widely rumored* that President-elect Donald Trump will nominate¬†the CEO of ExxonMobil, Rex Tillerson, for Secretary of State. ExxonMobil is…


UN Secretary General addresses Arctic Circle: "There's no Planet B"

Yesterday at the Arctic Circle conference in Iceland’s booming capital, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accepted the first-ever Arctic…


At White House, U.S. and Nordic leaders talk shop on the Arctic

Last Friday, over a state dinner of cured salmon, salt-cured ahi tuna, and venison tartar with truffle vinaigrette, President Barack Obama hosted leaders from the¬†Kingdom of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway,…Continue Reading →