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Is The Arctic Ocean Awash With Economic Hope Or Ecological Risks?


Forbes - May 1, 2017
The idea behind permitting offshore drilling in the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans is to unleash a wave of investment that would tap into potentially rich oil and gas deposits. But will that happen now that President Trump has signed an executive order ...
 

Sea ice 'to vanish from Arctic Ocean as region warming twice as fast as rest of world'


The Independent - May 5, 2017
The Arctic Ocean could be almost entirely free of ice by 2040, more than 90 scientists have warned. The latest assessment conducted by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme, which has contributions from more than 90 scientists, found that ...
 

The Arctic Ocean is on track to be ice-free in summer by 2040 ...


Alaska Dispatch News - Apr 26, 2017
The Arctic Ocean is on track to become ice-free in summers as soon as two decades from now, while autumn and winter temperatures in the Arctic, if carbon ...
 

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The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America, from Key West to the Arctic Ocean


by: Philip Caputo

IN THE LONGEST ROAD, ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST RESPECTED WRITERS TAKES AN EPIC JOURNEY ACROSS THE NATION, AIRSTREAM IN TOW, AND ASKS EVERYDAY AMERICANS WHAT UNITES AND DIVIDES A COUNTRY AS DIVERSE AS IT IS VAST.

Standing on a wind-scoured island off the Alaskan coast, Philip Caputo marveled that its Inupiat Eskimo schoolchildren pledge allegiance to the same flag as the children of Cuban immigrants in Key West, six thousand miles away. And a question began to take shape: How does the United States, peopled by every race on earth, remain united? Caputo resolved that one day he'd drive from the nation's southernmost point to the northernmost point reachable by road, talking to Americans about their lives and asking how they would answer his question.
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The Frozen Frontier: Polar Bound through the Northwest Passage


by: Jane Maufe

The Northwest Passage proved so elusive for so long that many sailors and explorers believed it didn't exist. A sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through the Arctic archipelago, it wasn't until Roald Amundsen's 1903–06 voyage that the Northwest Passage's existence was finally proved, but the transit is treacherous and entirely dependent upon the ice giving up its grip for sufficient time to allow vessels through. This is not a journey undertaken by average sailors in small private boats.
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