Glacial meltwater river. Credit for all photos in post: Vancouver Aquarium.

The Other Melt Factor

We’ve talked a bit on this blog already about the importance of sea ice in the Arctic. But there are also large areas of “permanent” ice on land: massive sheets that spill glaciers – rivers of ice – into the va...
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The week’s Arctic news highlights

It’s been an interesting week for Arctic news. Here are some of the week’s top stories: The Inuit Qaujisarvingat (Inuit Knowledge Centre) at Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, together with McGill University and the N...