Alaska drilling, China, and the Arctic Council handover to Iceland : Northern news to watch for in 2019

All year long, Eye on the Arctic brings you news, and newsmakers, from around the North. But as 2019 gets

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Finland to headquarter Europe’s new atmospheric research center

Finland will become the new headquarters of ACTRIS, the European Aerosol, Clouds, and Trace gases Research Infrastructure, the Finnish Meteorological

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European Commission suggests extending major rail network to Northern Norway

The Norwegian ice-free port is suggested a key position in EU’s Scandinavian-Mediterranean Corridor railway network. As part of the next

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February Arctic sea ice at a record low in 2018

A wedge of open water formed north of Svalbard and well into the Arctic Ocean in late February, satellite images

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Can Barents region become a superhub on China’s Arctic Silk Road?

A new sea port with railway connection could potentially handle up to ten percent of container trade between China and

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