As the warming region opens to new commercial and geopolitical interests.
It’s hard to lure Big Oil to the Big Freeze when crude is at $50 a barrel.
While lawmakers and outgoing U.S. officials urge Trump not to let the ‘orphaned’ Arctic slip through the cracks.
The recent row between the Chinese and the U.S. navies over an unmanned underwater vehicle is a glimpse of an evolving problem, which the new administration in the White House must address.
Obama’s surprise -- and potentially sticky ban -- on offshore drilling is the latest midnight regulation in the land of the midnight sun.
NOAA’s Arctic Report Card documents melting sea ice and a ticking time bomb of billions of tons of carbon.
Amid a global boom in icebreaker construction, the United States risks getting frozen out of the melting Arctic.
An online poll to name Britain's $300 million research vessel chose Boaty McBoatface. British officials aren't entirely pleased.
A contest to name a multimillion-dollar shipping vessel means that names like Boaty McBoatface are suddenly being taken seriously.
Royal Dutch Shell cancels oil exploration operation off Alaska’s coast, the latest warning sign that finding Arctic oil is easier said than done.
Disappearing ice, Russia’s newest land grab, and a new great game at the top of the world. An FP special report.
It's not about the "icebreaker gap" — it's about business as usual.
The president says the melting Arctic shows that global warming is real -- and that the GOP is in denial about its causes and impact.