Arctic Region Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. brot / fragment, fracture, fold, violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Iceland Review

    Working with oversize sheets of translucent drafting film, hand painted with acrylic and ink, paintings on canvas, and accordion books Anna Joelsdottir transforms Asmundarsalur the upstairs gallery, into a site where ideas, experience, and history, move across the space, bend, fold and break on wires and walls, are torn apart and reassembled, ... (more)

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  2. The Final MemberRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Ink 19

    In 1974, Siddur "Siggi" Hjartarson began collecting preserved animal penises as a joke.

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  3. Geological odditiesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | HeraldNet

    Iceland's remote location and harsh climate aren't exactly welcoming. But its striking scenery, draped with glaciers and punctuated by craggy peaks and steamy geysers - coupled with Icelandair's fare incentives - make this destination increasingly attractive to adventurous travelers.

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  4. Blood Falls and more natural odditiesRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | CNN

    Blood Falls stains the snow-white face of Taylor Glacier in Antarctica. Scientists say the mysterious red flow is caused by a subterranean lake rich in iron.

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  5. Zayed Future Energy Prize Launches Global Outreach CampaignRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Apr 6, 2014--Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world's preeminent award for innovation in renewable energy and sustainability, has launched a global outreach campaign to drive awareness and promote submissions for the 2015 edition.

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  6. Want geological oddities? Head to IcelandRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | HeraldNet

    Iceland's remote location and harsh climate aren't exactly welcoming. But its striking scenery, draped with glaciers and punctuated by craggy peaks and steamy geysers - coupled with Icelandair's fare incentives - make this destination increasingly attractive to adventurous travelers.

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  7. Top 5 'Game of Thrones' filming destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Canada Online Explorer

    While waiting for the next season of "Game of Thrones" to begin on April 6, what better way for fans to keep in the spirit of proceedings than by visiting one of the exotic lands where filming for the show took place? Following are locations where the show's battles, romances and frequent death run riot.

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  8. Beijing's Arctic Play: Just the Tip of the IcebergRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | CFR.org

    A whale dives into sea off the coast of Greenland's capital Nuuk on October 17, 2012.

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  9. Forget the Tivo and Experience the Real Thing with New Game of...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | PRWeb

    Don't be a Spectator; Climb the Fortress Walls, Drink the Manhattans and Catch the Crabs Just Like TV's Most Beloved Characters "Game of Thrones," "Mad Men" and "Deadliest Catch" provide thrilling and chilling on-screen drama that leads to amazing real-life explorations Why watch when you can do? Viator , the leading provider of tours and ... (more)

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  10. Unmanned Aircraft Successfully to Measure Changes in Polar Ice SheetsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Wireless Design & Development

    Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would have been prohibitively expensive or difficult to carry out with manned aircraft.

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  11. Measuring Changes In Polar Ice Sheets Using...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | RedOrbit

    Boldly going where larger, human-piloted planes cannot, they promise to close a key gap in knowledge for climate modelers Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets -and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise-may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would ... (more)

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  12. Maniitsoq Drilling/Field Services Contracts AwardedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Sys-Con Media

    Work will begin in mid-April. VMS Ventures owns approximately 23.9% of NAN. "North American Nickel Inc. is pleased to announce that drill and camp contracts have been awarded for 2014 exploration at its 100% owned Maniitsoq nickel-copper-cobalt-PGM project in Southwest Greenland.

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  13. KU's CReSIS Tests UAS for Measuring Changes in Polar Ice SheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Kansas City InfoZine

    Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would have been prohibitively expensive or difficult to carry out with manned aircraft.

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  14. Remotely operated aircraft successfully tested as tool for measuring changes in polar ice sheetsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | EurekAlert!

    Boldly going where larger, human-piloted planes cannot, they promise to close a key gap in knowledge for climate modelers Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would ... (more)

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  15. Beyond the Blue Lagoon: Iceland's incredible countrysideRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Globe and Mail

    Driving out of Keflavik, the rather bleak-looking home of Iceland's international airport, you wonder what on earth you have gotten yourself into.

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  16. Telenor investment in Svalbard passes NOK12m; archipelago 'ten years ahead' of mainland NorwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Norwegian telecoms giant Telenor has outlined its achievements on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, which is situated midway between mainland Norway and the North Pole.

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  17. Iceland is a hot destinationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Seattle Times

    Iceland's remote location and harsh climate aren't exactly welcoming. But its striking scenery, draped with glaciers and punctuated by craggy peaks and steamy geysers - coupled with Icelandair's fare incentives - make this destination increasingly attractive to adventurous travelers.

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  18. Remote Cabin Enjoys World's Fastest InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    SVALBARD, Norway-On a cold shore in the icy archipelago of Svalbard, a relative stone's throw from the North Pole, a small cabin belonging to Svein Nordahl is a hive of activity.

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  19. Visiting the sonic wonders of the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | CNN

    British acoustic engineer Trevor Cox has toured the world for its best sounds. Here are some favorites, starting with singing sand dunes in California's Mojave Desert.

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  20. Small Cabin in Norway Enjoys Some of World's Fastest InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Wall Street Journal

    SVALBARD, Norway-On a cold shore in the icy archipelago of Svalbard, a relative stone's throw from the North Pole, a small cabin belonging to Svein Nordahl is a hive of activity.

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