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A comprehensive gateway to the Arctic on the internet.
Arctic Update daily newsletter
A daily newsletter from the U.S. Arctic Research Commission.
Cross-border news from Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia, by the Norwegian Barents Secretariat.
The Norwegian Barents Secretariat aims at developing the Norwegian-Russian relations in the north by promoting and funding Norwegian-Russian cooperation projects.
Cyropolitics: Arctic news & analysis
Focuses on Arctic political, military and environmental issues.
Photographs of abandoned industrial sites in the Russian Arctic.
Eye on the Arctic - Radio Canada International
Seeks to bring together media from all circumpolar countries to better tell the stories of communities and people directly affected by climate change.
Operated by Radio-Canada International, the international arm of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in partnership with northern media outlets from other Arctic nations.
New York Times: Arctic Regions News
News articles about the Arctic from the New York Times.
Nunatsiaq News, published in Nunavut, serves Canada's northern territories.
Russian News and Information Agency
News from RIA Novosti, Russia's state-owned international news agency.
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Science Daily is one of the internet's most popular free science news web sites.
U.S. National Science Foundation: Office of Polar Programs
Science information from Antarctica and the Arctic.
University of the Arctic: Polar Studies
Polar Studies program at the University of the Arctic
Who owns the Arctic?
A blog by Dr. Michael Byers, Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law at the University of British Columbia.
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