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How the potent polar vortex brings Arctic's frigid weather, winter storms to mainland USA
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How the potent polar vortex brings Arctic's frigid weather, winter storms to mainland USA

Meteorologists are calling it among the biggest, longest-lasting chills they’ve seen since monitoring began in the 1950s.

Biggest-ever Arctic science mission ends after a year drifting along with frozen sea ice
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Biggest-ever Arctic science mission ends after a year drifting along with frozen sea ice

With some 100 members – scientists, technicians and crew, the expedition the largest Arctic science expedition in history.

Greenland glacier melting crosses 'tipping point', won't recover if global warming ended today: Study
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Greenland glacier melting crosses 'tipping point', won't recover if global warming ended today: Study

Reports of the ice melt in the Arctic – which is warming twice as fast as the rest of the planet – have multiplied in recent years.

Unabated global warming is driving polar bears toward extinction, say researchers
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Unabated global warming is driving polar bears toward extinction, say researchers

The fate of polar bears has long been a flashpoint in the debate over human-caused climate change, used by scientists and environmentalists as well as deniers in their arguments

Russia's new climate change plan is to adapt, take advantage of warmer temperatures
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Russia's new climate change plan is to adapt, take advantage of warmer temperatures

The 17-page document covers the first stage of the plan which will span two years, ending 2022.

The Stories In My Life: Dostoevsky's White Nights sees two strangers negotiate unlikely love — and loss
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The Stories In My Life: Dostoevsky's White Nights sees two strangers negotiate unlikely love — and loss

Dostoevsky's White Nights seems to be built of a certain crepuscular dream-light; it is a story that moves very much in the real world yet seems to exist in some liminal, intensely charged, private universe. It covers typical Dostoevsky terrain: surface conformities covering the most awesome turbulence of conflicted souls, love, exaltation, loss | Neelam Saran Gour writes in 'The Stories In My Life'

40,000 year old wolf head carcass was found in perfect condition in Siberia
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40,000 year old wolf head carcass was found in perfect condition in Siberia

The wolf was found in permafrost with its fur and teeth intact, the tissues will be preserved for future studies