arctic research

‘Precipitation, river discharges increase climate change’

September 6th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) Increased precipitation and river discharge in the Arctic Ocean has the potential to speed climate change as it can lower salinity and cause warmer surface temperatures, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Canada releases new plastic currency

March 27th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, March 27 (IANS) Canadians will get their first look at a plastic bank note that will replace the paper 50 Canadian dollar bill.The Bank of Canada announced Monday that ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

ExxonMobil and Rosneft sign deal for joint development of Arctic and Black Sea resources

August 31st, 2011 - 3:37 am ICT by BNO News
SOCHI, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. energy giant Exxon Mobil and the Russian state-controlled oil company Rosneft have signed a deal for joint exploration and development of Arctic and Black sea hydrocarbon ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Scientists need to consider ways to reduce their own carbon footprints

June 9th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): A researcher has said that scientists studying the impact of climate change on the Arctic need to consider ways to reduce their own carbon footprints.The statement has been ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASA aircraft examine contribution of forest fires to arctic pollution and climate change

June 13th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): NASA aircraft are set to follow the trail of smoke plumes from some of Earths northernmost forest fires, examining their contribution to arctic pollution and implications for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia to continue Arctic shelf research

March 28th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, March 28 (RIA Novosti) Russian scientists will continue to study the Arctic shelf in order to bolster the country's claim to a large swathe of seabed believed to be rich ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |