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Environment

Researchers to hold memorial to glacier loss in Iceland

Eye on the Arctic features stories and newsmakers from across the North Iceland’s Okjökull glacier, or should we say former glacier, will be getting a memorial service this month when a delegation makes the trek to the former site to install» 

Economy

Fort McMurray fire shuts down fifth of Canada’s oilsands production

The shut down of oilsands facilities in the western Canadian province of Alberta accelerated Thursday, as the wildfire raging through Canada’s oil production heartland grew to over 85,000 hectares. Economists estimate the shut downs by several oil companies have taken»