Russian and American scientists team up to study Arctic Russia’s weakening sea ice

More than 50 oceanographic researchers are on board Russia’s polar research flagship Akademik Tryoshnikov as it makes its way towards

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Russia’s Gazprom wants to build manmade islands for Arctic drilling, but will it clean up when it’s done?

Gazprom wants to build islands on shallow Arctic waters for well drilling, but argues that it will be too difficult

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New Finnish technology to slash nickel mining pollution in northwestern Russia

Sulfur-rich, but nickel-poor concentrate will be separated out and sent to other consumers, while only the nickel-rich concentrate will be

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Northwestern Russia’s oldest reactor to run for another 15 years

Russia’s nuclear watchdog authorises operation until 2033, twice the originally planned lifetime. Environmental NGO Bellona is deeply worried about safety.

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