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Report: Changes in the Arctic

April 3, 2013 4:53 AM - Updated: April 3, 2013 9:01 AM
From the March 28, 2013 Congressional Research Service report: The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities…

Russia Plans Massive Arctic Expansion

August 9, 2012 9:36 PM - Updated: May 29, 2013 9:05 AM
Russia plans to expand its military presence in the Arctic, officials said Monday. According to Nikolai Patrushev, the former head…

Get Serious About the Arctic

August 5, 2012 11:07 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 6:38 PM
Global interests—including those of the United States—are at stake in this changing region. Commercial opportunities are expanding exponentially in the…

The Jeannette Expedition

June 15, 2012 10:05 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 7:37 PM
Excerpted from U.S. Naval Institute’s The U.S. Navy and The Arctic Question  On July 8, 1879 USS Jeannette, a barque rigged, propeller driven…
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