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Polar bear assessment brings both good and troubling news

Polar bear assessment brings both good and troubling news

Last month, the Polar Bear Specialist Group of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) released a new assessment of polar bears. The findings reveal the most up-to-date...

18 November 2019

Tundra to tropics: Flyway cooperation for Arctic-breeding species

Tundra to tropics: Flyway cooperation for Arctic-breeding species

Many different bird species migrate to the Arctic to breed—and some are struggling to cope with the effects of climate change and other environmental hazards.

11 October 2019

How we helped bring elusive narwhal to your screen

How we helped bring elusive narwhal to your screen

Filming nature and wildlife is no easy feat.

15 May 2019

Our Planet: The story behind the walruses

Our Planet: The story behind the walruses

Walruses are incredible.

5 April 2019

Killer whales head north

Killer whales head north

How killer whales are changing narwhal behaviour

2 April 2019

A day in the life of a polar bear researcher

A day in the life of a polar bear researcher

One of the great things about being a polar bear scientist is that you can only work on sunny days.

8 February 2019

Northern inspiration for action on climate change

Northern inspiration for action on climate change

How a diesel-powered community in the Arctic is shifting to renewable energy

10 December 2018

Views from the Arctic Biodiversity Congress

Views from the Arctic Biodiversity Congress

The Arctic Biodiversity Congress, a gathering of global experts on the Arctic's flora and fauna, was held in Rovaniemi, Finland in October 2018.

30 October 2018

Living with polar bears

Living with polar bears

As climate change causes summer sea ice to dwindle in the Arctic, hungry polar bears increasingly come into conflict with local people.

22 October 2018