ICTMN Staff
8/27/12
The covering of ice over the Arctic has dropped to lows not seen since a record-breaking 2007, the National Snow & Ice Data Center (NSIDC) reported on August 27...
ICTMN Staff
7/18/12
The long-predicted latest break in Greenland’s Petermann Glacier has finally come to pass, with an ice chunk the size of two Manhattan Islands shearing off into the ocean on Monday...
ICTMN Staff
6/17/12
Actress Lucy Lawless, arrested in February after she jumped aboard the drilling ship Noble Discoverer with Greenpeace activists, has pleaded guilty to trespassing and could spend u...
ICTMN Staff
6/8/12
The United States space agency NASA has turned its gaze inward—under the Arctic Ocean, to be exact—and discovered a veritable rainforest of phytoplankton bloom beneath the ice...
ICTMN Staff
6/3/12
The Queen Elizabeth Islands boast the highest point in what used to be the British Empire, Mount Barbeau...
ICTMN Staff
4/25/12
A new study released at this week’s International Polar Year Conference finds the energy dynamics of the Arctic Ocean changing drastically, and in ways not foreseen by previous cli...
ICTMN Staff
4/20/12
Polar bears, thought to be at least 150,000 years old as a species, have ancestry going back at least four times that long, a recent study has revealed...
ICTMN Staff
3/19/12
The cornucopia of images and lush cinematography, a mix of time-lapse photography and live action, that is Frozen Planet has finally arrived on our side of the Pond...
ICTMN Staff
2/2/12
The bowhead doesn’t stand a chance. His killers have surrounded him, holding him underwater and covering his blowhole so he can’t breathe...
ICTMN Staff
12/17/11
Long trapped inside permafrost, stores of methane and carbon dioxide, the leading greenhouse gases, have been held in thrall for millennia...

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