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Rikke Helms: Building Bridges, Spanning Cultures
On Dec. 18, 'Listening to Architecture: Composing Spaces,' a conference at the State Hermitage Museum, comes to an end.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Melting ice a 'sleeping giant' that will push sea levels higher, scientist says
This file photo shows the village of Ilulissat in Greenland near icebergs that broke off from the Jakobshavn Glacier on July 24 By the time today's preschoolers are babysitting their grandkids, global sea levels are likely to be pushing two-feet higher than they are now and on the way to topping eight feet above current levels by the year 2200, ... (more)
Rob Sweere's Sledge-Project is a Tiny Mobile Shelter on Skis
How do you design a tiny mobile shelter for icy landscapes? Dutch artist Rob Sweere , together with Danish Ann Andreassen, RenA© Kristensen and kids from the Uummannaq Children's Home , decided that the best way would be to set up a shelter on skis .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Understanding and Modelling Rapid Dynamic Changes of Tidewater Outlet ...
Surveys in Geophysics In Surveys in Geophysics, Vol. 32, No. 4-5. , pp. 437-458, doi:10.1007/s10712-011-9132-4 Recent dramatic acceleration, thinning and retreat of tidewater outlet glaciers in Greenland raises concern regarding their contribution to future sea-level rise.
Nunaminerals' Signs a Joint Exploration Agreement with Kores
Following a period of due diligence and commercial negotiations, which were initiated following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding in September 2012 , KORES and NunaMinerals formally entered a Joint Exploration Agreement at a signing ceremony held in Dubai on Friday 6th December 2013.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Canada Wants To Claim The North Pole: Report
But Canada may not be the only one. As The Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch notes, Russia and Denmark have also expressed interest in claiming the North Pole.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Ditch Your Responsibilities And Go Hike The Mendenhall Ice Caves Before They Melt
These, dear friends, are the Mendenhall ice caves in Alaska. They exist only because a glacier is melting-- and as you can guess, glaciers don't keep on melting forever.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Physical Internet
In August 2008, I had the pleasure to visit Greenland for the Konference Sarfarissoq in Nuuk , the capital of Greenland.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Visit Greenland Reveals New Mobile Site and Application
As a step in Visit Greenlands mission to attract more tourism to their beautiful island, the tourism organization have improved the mobile experience for their visitors.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
NunaMinerals President receives the 2013 Nordic Exploration Award
Commenting upon the award, Birks Bovaird, Chairman of NunaMinerals stated: "Significantly this award is judged by the industry itself; thereby demonstrating that NunaMinerals has justifiably earned its position within the Nordic mining community as the premier gold explorer in Greenland.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Q&A: Greenland braces for foreign investment, changes after landmark mining decision
Greenland, a territory of Denmark which only 5,700 people call home, made news recently when its government pushed through a bill opening up the landmass to uranium mining for the very first time.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Greenland's shrunken ice sheet: We've been here before
Clues in the Arctic fossil record suggest that 3-5,000 years ago, the ice sheet was the smallest it has been in the past 10,000 years UB researchers Sam Kelley, left, and Sandra Cronauer pick fossils out of a Greenland moraine -- a rock, sediment and shell pile created when a growing glacier bulldozed material in... It was smaller - as small as it ... (more)
Wed Nov 20, 2013
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NASA's IceBridge Op Back in Antarctic Action
Spring's not all about pretty flowers and greening trees. For some scientists it means watching Arctic ice.