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Right now, the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise is in the waters around Svalbard in the Norwegian Arctic. This is a frontier area: we are on the brink between one of the world's richest and most established fishing grounds and vast areas of untouched ... Arctic Journal, 1 month ago
Life aboard Greenpeace's ship Arctic sunrise National Geographic, 1 month ago
What gives Greenpeace the right? National Geographic, 1 month ago

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Seeds on Ice

FEATURE ARTICLE In the Arctic Circle, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault is not waiting for doomsday, but is a secure backup for crop diversity. Cary Fowler Closer to the North Pole than to the Arctic Circle, remote and rocky Plateau ...
 American Scientist2 weeks ago The Doomsday Vault: An Insurance Policy For the World's Food Supply  News EasyBranches.com3 weeks ago SYNGENTA : French historic wheat seed varieties to be stored in Global Seed Vault  4 Traders1 month ago
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Ludovico Einaudi on playing in the Arctic

Acclaimed Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi has just returned from the Arctic Ocean near Svalbard, Norway, where he performed on a floating platform. Playing a grand piano to the backdrop of a surging glacier, Einaudi performed a ...
 BBC3 weeks ago WATCH: Pianist plays while massive glacier crumbles  Weather Network2 months ago NORWAY: Acclaimed Italian Composer Performs on a Floating Platform in the Arctic Ocean June 19  Northern Territory News2 months ago Composer performs on floating platform in the Arctic  UPI2 months ago

Moderate earthquake - North Of Svalbard on August 12, 2016

Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake. MMI IV (Light shaking) Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be ...
 Before It's News2 weeks ago Svalbard travel tips from BBC Earth  Look Local2 weeks ago Minor earthquake - Svalbard Region on June 27, 2016  Before It's News2 months ago Moderate earthquake - Svalbard Region on June 17, 2016  Before It's News2 months ago

Seed Vault Hidden In Norwegian Cave Holds Planet's Biodiversity

SVALBARD — A cave 80 meters under a mountain looks like the entrance to a war bunker. Or a secret weapons factory. It could be the stuff of fiction: We almost expect Darth Vader to emerge from a wall. Or it could be the gate to an underworld that ...
 Worldcrunch1 month ago See inside 'Doomsday seed vault' hidden in Norwegian mountain which could save humanity from extinction  Irish Mirror2 months ago

This walrus blog contains plastic

Im in the high Arctic, far north of Norway at around 78º N latitude in a group of islands known collectively as Svalbard. For a few days Im a guest on the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise while we do a little investigating into the arrival of fishing ...
 National Geographic1 month ago

Svalbard's Oil Casts a New Chill Between Arсtic Nations

Despite protests fromaround the world, Norway opened three areas foroil drilling inthe vicinity ofthe Arctic archipelago inthe Barents Sea. Statoil was awarded drilling rights withinthe so-called "Svalbard box," an area aroundthe archipelago, which ...
 Sputnik1 month ago
Huffington Post

The Melting Arctic Ice Calls For Protecting What I Love

Last week I visited the Svalbard archipelago in the northern Barents Sea to bear witness to the rapid changes occurring in the Arctic. In many ways, the Arctic is the frontline of dramatic environmental changes that will impact everyone. Until ...
 Huffington Post2 months ago
Mind Food

Ludovico Einaudi's Elegy for the Arctic composed to highlight glacier melting

By MiNDFOOD | June 23, 2016 Wahlenbergbreen Glacier, Svalbard, Norway. Greenpeace holds an historic performance with pianist Ludovico Einaudi on the Arctic Ocean to call for its protection. Greenpeace/Pedro Armestre Watch: Esteemed ...
 Mind Food2 months ago See Concert Pianist Play While Floating in Arctic Ocean  NBCNews.com2 months ago Ludovico einaudi orchestrates floating performance in the arctic ocean for greenpeace  NewsFlow242 months ago Watch a world-famous pianist perform floating in the Arctic Ocean  Washington Post2 months ago

John Kerry in Svalbard to View Effects of Climate Change

The U.S. Secretary of State warned that "the survivability of people on the planet" is at stake if we don't reduce greenhouse
 NBCNews.com2 months ago John Kerry Tours Arctic Circle To See Climate Change Impact  NDTV2 months ago Kerry tours Arctic Circle to see climate change impact  FOXNews.com2 months ago Kerry finally admits terrorism is greater threat than global warming  Examiner.com2 months ago
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