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In Photos: Arctic Shipwreck Solves 170-Year-Old Mystery

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Canadian authorities have released amazing images of a shipwreck discovered in the Arctic. The vessel is believed to be one of two lost ships from the Franklin Expedition, which set sail in 1845. Read More
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Lost Ship from Ill-Fated Arctic Quest Discovered

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http://feedproxy.google.com — One of the two lost ships of the legendary Franklin Expedition to the Canadian Arctic has finally been found. Read More
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New Arctic Ocean Shipping Poses Danger To Wildlife and Natives | Video

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Lower sea ice levels in the Arctic has created new shipping lanes and oil industry opportunities. The wildlife and natives in the area depend on those same waters for their livelihoods. Read More
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Prehistoric migrations: DNA study unravels the settlement history of the New World Arctic

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — A new DNA study unravels the settlement history of the New World Arctic. We know people have lived in the New World Arctic for about 5,000 years. Archaeological evidence clearly shows that a variety of cultures survived the harsh climate in Alaska, Canada and Greenland for thousands of years. Despite this, there are several unanswered questions about these people. Read More
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In Photos: Life in the Arctic region of the Americas

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Life the frigid Arctic is challenging, but humans have populated the region for thousands of years. Now, a new study suggests the first groups of people to live in the Arctic region of the Americas do not have any descendents living today. Read More
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NASA scientists watching, studying Arctic changes this summer

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — As we near the final month of summer in the Northern Hemisphere, NASA scientists are watching the annual seasonal melting of the Arctic sea ice cover. The floating, frozen cap that stretches across the Arctic Ocean shrinks throughout summer until beginning to regrow, typically around mid-September. Read More
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NASA Quickly Preps Aircraft For Arctic Warming Research | Video

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http://feedproxy.google.com — NASA's Arctic Radiation IceBridge Sea and Ice Experiment (ARISE) was given less than 7 months to plan and equip a C-130 aircraft for flight in August 2014. This process usually takes over a year. Read More
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What's Melting Arctic Ice? NASA Investigates Clouds

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Arctic sea ice is melting fast, having lost about 1 million square miles since the 1970s, but experts are still figuring out what factors, such as cloud cover, are speeding or slowing the ice's demise. Read More
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