Greenland

OMG, the Water's Warm! NASA Study Solves Glacier Puzzle

A plume of warm water is the reason one of two adjoining glaciers in Greenland is melting almost four times as fast as the other.

Global Warming

NASA study solves Greenland glacier mystery

In Greenland, a pair of glaciers, Tracy and Heilprin, flow side-by-side into Inglefield Gulf, and yet, they're melting at dramatically different …

Global Warming

Global Science Report: Greenland’s Resilience in the Face of Apocalyptic Hypotheses

Thirty years ago, NASA scientist James Hansen put greenhouse-effect warming on the map with his strident testimony indicating that global …

Climate Change

Warming in Greenland's past

To project how much sea level will rise in response to ongoing climate warming, one of the things we need to know is how sensitive the rate of …

Climate Change

Hando's exploration of inns and taverns across Gwent

Old inhabitants aver that there was once a peal of bells in the church tower. On the present couple, one, inscribed Lewis Llewllyn: John Phillip …

News (Wales)

Swansea climate expert to brave -20C conditions 11 hours a day drilling deep into ice in Greenland

A scientist from Swansea is about to jet off to Greenland to spend 11 hours a day for four weeks in freezing cold conditions drilling deep into the …

Wales

The 100 season 5 episode 7 review: Acceptable Losses

The latest episode of The 100 reveals just how far Octavia is willing to go to claim the last livable land valley.<p>Since its beginning, <i>The 100</i> has …

Entertainment

Greenland salmon agreement touted as path to save fish

Conservation groups say they are optimistic that an agreement with Greenland will help endangered wild Atlantic salmon begin to recover.<p>The salmon …

Conservation

Voyage of the Finnmen

The story of an Inuit man who paddled 1,930km between Greenland and Scotland inspires adventurers Olly Hicks and George Bullard to duplicate the …

Inuit

Poland's Instytut Festival promoters compile their Warsaw city guide

Instytut Poland is fast approaching this weekend at the historic and atmospheric old fortress near Warsaw from June 22nd to 24th will be the likes of …

European Travel

Théo Giacometti’s Breathtaking Pictures From Greenland

Théo Giacometti is a photographer member of the Studio Hans Lucas based in Marseille and usually making press reports. Great traveler but also …

Kingdom of Denmark

Economic ties between China, Denmark will thrive without political prejudice

The Danish government has been concerned that Chinese involvement in Greenland's airport projects could upset the US, Reuters reported recently, but …

China

Divya Dutta Says Acting Makes One Conscious of Own Actions

National Award winner Divya Dutta says the field of acting teaches one to be more conscious about his or her own actions in order to make the world a …

Kingdom of Denmark

Sutton Green children's activity centre loses planning battle due to green belt issue

A children's activity centre has lost its planning battle after it was deemed to be an "inappropriate development" within the green belt.<p>Rugged Earth …

Surrey (UK)

Cryosphere Training Course 2018

13:00 - 14:15<p><b>Keynote 4: Beyond Svalbard</b><br>Greenland and Arctic land ice albedo changes 2000-present<br>Remote sensing of Larsen C Ice Shelf: Surface melt, …

Physical Geography

With 17 Pairs of Twins, This School Leaves Its Teachers Baffled

<b>Video Editor:</b> Purnendu Pritam<p>Green Land Public School in Punjab’s Pathankot boasts of a unique distinction– 17 pairs of identical twins. The presence …

Kingdom of Denmark

We Talked to the Dedicated Reporter Who Covered the Viral Raccoon Saga

Minnesota Public Radio reporter Tim Nelson is the true hero of this story.<p>On Tuesday, the good people of St. Paul, Minnesota (and soon the rest of the world), turned their eyes skyward to follow the ascent of one astonishingly fearless raccoon as it made a mad dash from the second floor of an …

Kingdom of Denmark

Denmark, Greenland agree to look at airport funding, putting Chinese investors on ice

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The prime ministers of Denmark and Greenland on Wednesday agreed to explore if and how Danish funding could be used to build three planned airports in Greenland.<p>The Danish government has been concerned that Chinese involvement in the project, as suggested by Greenland, could …

World News

NEW Arctic and Greenland Expedition Voyage

1<p>Board Marco Polo in Tilbury today, and settle in to your cabin as she prepares to set sail.<p>2<p>Spend today relaxing, and getting to know the ship, her crew and your fellow passengers.<p>3<p>Discover the historic capital of Orkney as the ship docks in Kirkwall. Perhaps visit its magnificent centrepiece, St …

Antarctica

New Tarzana community park will bring a little green to neglected spot

A new community park will open where the Los Angeles River and Caballero Creek meet in Tarzana, LA City Councilman Bob Blumenfield announced …

Kingdom of Denmark

New Greenland telescope is up and running

Greenland can now brag about hosting a large, operational radio telescope, with a dish measuring 12 metres in diameter.

Black Holes

Knud Rasmussen - the Father of Eskimonology

Knud Rasmussen (1879-1933)<p>On June 7, 1879, Danish polar explorer and anthropologist <b>Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen</b> was born. He has been called the …

Science

English won't replace Danish as Greenland's second language anytime soon, says committee

There is still a long way to go before English replaces Danish as the primary foreign language in Greenland.<p>That’s the finding of an expert committee …

The Arctic

Approaching Greenland - DrakeParagon Sailing Season 4, Episode 25

8 days at sea in the North Atlantic and now, after weathering high winds, no wind, equipment failures, and fatigue, we are so close to arriving at …

Sailing

Our Big Fjällräven Kit Giveaway

This year Fjӓllrӓven is celebrating 50 years since its iconic Greenland Jacket was introduced with the launch of its new Greenland Updated …

Kingdom of Denmark

House in Cacupé / Pimont Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is situated in a suburban low-density residential neighborhood called Cacupé, in the city of …

Architecture

The Jackal’s Guide to summer festivals in London

The word ‘festival’ may conjure up images of mud, unwashed students and suboptimal sleeping conditions, but as the cream of London’s summer …

England

David Chipperfield. Architecture as a practice, on display in Vicenza

The exhibition “David Chipperfield Architects Works 2018” was organised by Abacoarchitettura, a cultural association for architecture. Hosted at the …

Kingdom of Denmark

Stunning midcentury home in Bloomfield Hills asks $900K

Swoon!<p>One of the most beautiful homes we’ve featured before is back on the market. Designed by Harold Turner—Frank Lloyd Wright’s Master Builder—in 1958, this midcentury gem sits on two acres of lush green land in Bloomfield Hills. The house sold nearly two years ago for $737,500, and the new owner …

Sunroom

Hawaii’s ‘Vacationland’ disappears as lava pours into bay

<b>Shocking pictures show how a stunning oceanfront neighbourhood on Hawaii’s Big Island has vanished under lava.</b><p>Hundreds of homes have been destroyed …

Kingdom of Denmark