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  1. Gigantic Whale Gently Lifts A Kayak Out Of The Water With Its HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    ... is always important to stay a safe distance from wild animals -- especially when they're the size of a bus. NUUK, GREENLAND - JULY 27: Boats follow a whale as it swims in the water on July 27, 2013 in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty ...

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  2. Nunavut deep sea port seen as important to ArcticRead the original story

    Sunday | Journal of Commerce

    ... but has gone mute on its current efforts, with officials declining to respond to requests for interviews. In Greenland, the coastal town of Nuuk boasts a pristine deep-sea port and, unlike much of Iqaluit, paved roads. Denmark invests heavily in ...

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  3. AeroSports Update: British Pilot Flies Microlight From The UK To OshkoshRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Aero-News Network

    ... local pattern. Eddie departed Wick, Scotland, on June 11, and proceeded past the Faroe Islands to Iceland, then Greenland and over to Canadawhere he met up with his wife and spent a couple of weeks before proceeding to the United States. His total ...

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  4. The Fight To Protect Whales Against The Navy's Noise PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Switched

    ... Humpback whales have a life cycle of 50 years or so and are about 18 meters long. AFP PHOTO/Luis ROBAYO NUUK, GREENLAND - JULY 27: Boats follow a whale as it swims in the water on July 27, 2013 in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) ...

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  5. En route to the Maud, Norwegian crew expects to reach Nunavut soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Nunatsiaq News

    The Maud Returns Home barge, named Jensen after Maud shipbuilder Christian Jensen, floats past an iceberg off the coast of Greenland.

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  6. Calls increase for deep-sea port in IqaluitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Barriere Star Journal

    ... but has gone mute on its current efforts, with officials declining to respond to requests for interviews. In Greenland, the coastal town of Nuuk boasts a pristine deep-sea port and, unlike much of Iqaluit, paved roads. Denmark invests heavily in ...

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  7. Daily NewswireRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Turtle Island News

    ... but has gone mute on its current efforts, with officials declining to respond to requests for interviews. In Greenland, the coastal town of Nuuk boasts a pristine deep-sea port and, unlike much of Iqaluit, paved roads. Denmark invests heavily in ...

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  8. Calls grow louder for deep-sea port in Iqaluit as it becomes Arctic boom townRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... but has gone mute on its current efforts, with officials declining to respond to requests for interviews. In Greenland, the coastal town of Nuuk boasts a pristine deep-sea port and, unlike much of Iqaluit, paved roads. Denmark invests heavily in ... 1 comment

  9. Well-Known Humpback Whale Killed In Boat CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Switched

    ... Humpback whales have a life cycle of 50 years or so and are about 18 meters long. AFP PHOTO/Luis ROBAYO NUUK, GREENLAND - JULY 27: Boats follow a whale as it swims in the water on July 27, 2013 in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) ...

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  10. 4 out of 7 western premiers gather in Iqaluit on Nunavut DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | CBC News

    Nunavut Premier Peter Taptuna is greeted by Greenland Premier Aleqa Hammond at the Nuuk airport on June 30. Today he'll welcome premiers from Yukon, N.W.T. and Alberta as the Western Premiers' Conference gets underway in Iqaluit.

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  11. Nunavut, Greenland pledge co-operation on seal ban fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | CBC News

    Nunavut Premier Peter Taptuna is back in the territory after leading a delegation to Greenland last week to discuss common issues such as education, the economy and transportation.

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  12. KU scientist's Greenland field work highlights climate science debateRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Wichita Eagle

    So when she said she was going to Greenland, where polar bears roam, he signed off on $500 to buy a heavy-caliber rifle.

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  13. Nunavut, Greenland leaders discuss mining, fishing, seal banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Nunatsiaq News

    Nunavut and Greenland have committed to work together more closely to press the European Union on its seal product ban.

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  14. Controls on short-term variations in Greenland glacier dynamicsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | CiteULike

    Short-term ice-dynamical processes at Greenland's Jakobshavn and Kangerdlugssuaq glaciers were studied using a 3 day time series of synthetic aperture radar data acquired during the 2011 European Remote-sensing Satellite-2 3 day repeat campaign together with modelled meteorological parameters.

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  15. TELE Greenland launches 4G in QaqortoqRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Greenland, the country's incumbent telecoms operator, is poised to launch 4G Long Term Evolution services for PC and tablet users in Qaqortoq, the most populous town in southern Greenland, and the fourth largest settlement in the country.

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  16. Crustal uplift due to ice mass variability on Upernavik IsstrA m, west GreenlandRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | CiteULike

    Earth and Planetary Science Letters , Vol. 353-354 , pp. 182-189, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.08.024 We estimate the mass loss rate of Upernavik IsstrA m using surface elevation changes between a SPOT 5 Digital Elevation Model from 2008 and NASA's Airborne Topographic Mapper data from 2010.

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  17. Hot adventure in a chilly landRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Nation

    ... tower up high, while others are more like squat supertankers. The water taxi is aiming for Ipiutaq, a farm of Greenland where Agathe Devisme and her husband, Kalista Poulsen, keep sheep and have taken in guests since 2007. "We are the only sheep ...

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  18. Underworld Threat to Melting IcecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Truthdig

    Researchers in the US have identified a new reason for the acceleration in the melting of Greenland's icecap - the ice underneath, as it melts and then refreezes, appears to speed up glacial flow.

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  19. Photo: Air Greenland resumes summer flights between Iqaluit and NuukRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Nunatsiaq News

    Welcome home: Air Greenland is back on the tarmac in Iqaluit. The airline today resumed seasonal flights between Iqaluit and Nuuk.

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  20. The British Arctic Air Route Expedition QuizRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Captain JP's log

    ... c. Running home to Chelsea from one's Mayfair dance d. [...] 3. Why was a magistrate required for entry into Greenland? a. To check the passports, visas and landing permits b. To search the vessel for illegal materials c. To visually inspect for VD ...

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