There was no snow, no sea ice anywhere to be seen. These would be my last days in Svalbard in August of 2011. The only snow was in the many glaciers that bled deafening waterfalls into milky turquoise-colored fjords and into the dark sea. I ... MSNBC, 1 day ago
Canon Europe Supports WWF and NPI Expedition to Svalbard to Investigate Impact of Climate Change on Polar Bears
Canon Europe, leader in imaging solutions, is sponsoring a WWF and Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI) expedition to the islands of Svalbard above the Arctic Circle, as part of its role as Conservation Imaging Partner of WWF International. Setting off ...Global Print Monitor, 1 week ago
Former Australian deputy Prime Minister Tim Fisher (centre) donating Australian seeds to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault.
Former Australian deputy Prime Minister Tim Fisher (centre) donating Australian seeds to the Svalbard GlobalABC Online, 1 month ago Depositing Australian seed in a doomsday vault ABC Online, 1 month ago Storing Australian seeds in Norway's doomsday vault ABC Online, 1 month ago PHOTOS: Australian Native Seeds Will Survive Doomsday In A Deep Underground Bunker In The Frozen Arctic Business Insider Australia, 1 month ago
The seeds are delivered the the Svalbard Global Seed Vault on Wednesday. Photo: Global Crop Diversity Trust Published: 22 Apr 2014 16:54 GMT+02:00 Updated: 22 Apr 2014 16:54 GMT+02:00 More than 80 percent of the ...The Local Norway, 1 day ago Seeding Slate Magazine, 1 month ago Australian plant species added to Global Seed Vault ABC Online, 1 month ago Australia chips into Svalbard Global Seed Vault ABC Radio Australia, 1 month ago
1. Longyarbyen, Norway Longyarbyen may not be a big, sprawling city, but it's a capital - of Svalbard , a Norwegian archipelago in the Arctic Ocean. Its multi-coloured houses contrast with the snows that lie for most of the year. 2. Buenos ...Skyscanner, 3 weeks ago Telenor invests NOK 12 mln in Svalbard's capital Telecompaper, 3 weeks ago Norway Opens Coal Mine on Svalbard Archipelago Coal Investing News, 1 month ago
Shotgun firing on board KV Svalbard, the Norwegian Navy's largest vessel. Haakon Kjøllmoen—Sjøforsvaret / Forsvarets mediesenter Sharing bedrooms is reducing gender differences and increasing team spirit It may sound like a counter-intuitive ...Time, 4 weeks ago
By Sibely Anan By Sibely Anan Somewhere on an island in the Svalbard archipelago is a mountain that houses a doomsday vault that offers permanent protection for the world's precious food crops. According to BBC, the depository, called the Global ...Individual.com, 1 month ago
The Mid North seeds were deposited in Norway's Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a collection established in 1984 to protect a wide variety of plant seeds in case of regional or large-scale crisis. Former deputy prime minister and now vice-president of ...ABC Online, 1 month ago How seeds could be our saviors — if we save them first Grist Magazine, 1 month ago 20,000 new seed samples deposited in Svalbard Noodls, 1 month ago Government of Norway : 20,000 new seed samples deposited in Svalbard 4 Traders, 1 month ago
Svalbard lies at the end of the world, quite literally. At 78 degrees north, Longyearbyen is a pretty remote settlement, although getting there is surprisingly easy -- a direct flight from Oslo is all that stands between you and an epic Arctic ...Huffington Post, 2 months ago
Travelers to Spitsbergen, the largest and only permanently populated island of the Svalbard archipelago in Norway, can experience a night in the wilderness with a 24-hour polar bear watch. Participants in the A Nansen Night Camping in the Arctic ...Travel Agent Central, 5 hours ago
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