Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Polar bears diet

Adapting to a fast-food diet: How did the polar bears do it?

By Jeremy Lant and David Smith, Photo by Dave Reid The researchers found that polar bears have an extra sticky version of Apo B grip...

First-ever production lease for mineral exploration rights signed

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) has signed its first-ever mineral production lease, allowing Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM) to extract gold from Inuit-owned land near the...

Ancient arctic beasts feasted on wildflowers

How has the the Arctic tundra evolved?
Arctic sea ice yukon gold

Frozen ancestry under the Arctic sea ice

Solving evolutionary puzzles By David Smith Sometimes explorers find great treasures buried in the snow. The comic book adventurer Tintin, for instance, would often stumble upon...