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An agreement of intent has been signed between the Arctic Transport and Industrial Centre Arkhangelsk JSC and Beijing based Poly International Holding Co.

In August, an expedition that ended in October discovered around 500 artifacts, including items from military uniforms, ammunition, meteorological devices, household objects, and personal belongings on Alexandra Land, a large island located in Franz ...
President & CEO of Baywood Group; Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe has been honoured with the Institute of Directors Nigeria (IoD Nigeria) Fellowship Award at the recently concluded 2016 investiture; held at Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos recently ...
According to Michael O'Brien of the Northern and Western Regional Assembly, this project is being funded under the Northern Periphery & Artic Programme and will see the exchange of learning and knowledge between seven sites that have similarities but ...

Anil Jai Singh, a retired Indian navy commodore and defense analyst, said the US-2 aircraft "will offer a capability to quickly react to a developing situation in our island territories, which are almost 700 miles from the mainland and strategically ...
In the Maldives Islands, off the southern coast of India, tourists flock to the island resort Paradise Island. Due to rising ocean water levels, North Newton Council Member Jim Goering said that resort, Paradise Island, as well as the Maldives Islands ...
The city is following state code to implement the change in the Arctic Ocean coastal town of nearly 5,000. Bob Harcharek said a notification was mailed as required to the lieutenant governor's office this week, noting the name change becomes official ...
Hurricane Nicole, the biggest storm to strike since Fabian in 2003, tore across Bermuda yesterday - but the island emerged undefeated.

"Indian navy requires LPDs not only protecting its island territories and the exclusive economic zone but also to thwart growing Chinese influence in the Indian Ocean littoral region," an Indian Navy official said.
With the Arctic Council celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, Russian and foreign Pundits met in Moscow to mull over the new challenges and opportunities of the Arctic region. A security guard of the Russian Arctic National Park on Camp Island.
At times, Davis said, blue whales, humpbacks and dolphins approached right along the boat. The location of the sightings, Davis said, was four to five miles west of Farallon Islands at the edge of the Continental Shelf, where the ocean bottom breaks ...
This weekend, HBO will bid you welcome to its new science fiction theme park, Westworld. The series' marketing hints at a high-tech resort that crosses an R-rated Fantasy Island with, well, the original Westworld movie from 1973. ... Like Westworld ...
I have a very strong connection with Greece. Nobody knows where it comes from, least of all me. Many people in Greece think I must have Greek roots, but I haven't found them.
Rover deniers like the conspiracy theorist group chemtrailsplanet.net argue NASA is using Devon Island, the world's largest uninhabited island located in the Canadian High Artic, as a backdrop to film rover images supposedly "sent back" to Earth ...
The Danish government runs the Joint Arctic Command, which is responsible for ensuring the territorial sovereignty of Greenland and the Faroe Islands, among other tasks. I received a briefing from the head of Arctic Command, Major General Kim Jesper ...
For quite a while now, AMC has been putting together an anthology series called The Terror, which is set to follow a fictional story penned by Dan Simmons about a real life event.
A minor volcanic eruption has occurred on White Island, 50km off the coast of Whakatane. GNS science said minor volcanic ash had been "passively emitted from a vent" on the 2012 lava dome.
About a dozen polar bears have besieged a weather station located on Russia's remote Troynoy island in the Kara Sea, the station's head says.
The long-lost ship of British polar explorer Sir John Franklin, HMS Terror, has been found in pristine condition at the bottom of an Arctic bay, researchers have said, in a discovery that challenges the accepted history behind one of polar exploration ...
Morehead State University's Michael Wallace, audio visual technician within the Office of Conference and Event Services, has been selected for an international residency /expedition in Svalbard, Norway.
The Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI) is a powerful new partnership linking ocean experts from Dal, Memorial University and the University of Prince Edward Island with world-leading national and international collaborators in research, government and ...
The Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI) is a powerful new partnership linking ocean experts from Dal, Memorial University and the University of Prince Edward Island with world-leading national and international collaborators in research, government and ...
How will Jamaica justify to the international community its decision to build such a mammoth fossil-fired power plant on our tiny island using the dirtiest and most harmful of all power-generation fuel sources available, while knowing full well the ...
The Bear's original intended mission was fairly clear-cut: in the event the Cold War became really hot, dozens of individual Bears would fly across the Arctic Circle and drop nuclear bombs on targets over the United States. Even if many fell victim to ...
On Friday, UK shipping minister John Hayes announced the first ever recipients of Britain's new national-level Merchant navy Medal, an honor awarded for exemplary service and devotion to duty.
Also, I projected that Russia main goal is to take over the oil in the artic sea bed and 2 weeks ago Russia became aggressive and began claiming large sections of the artic sea infringing on both Canada and the US. Well, they seem to be ... He said ...
The quake was felt by tens of thousands of people throughout many parts of the North Island, with people being woken as their homes shock and items fell to the floor.
It's here that you'll be treated to the full Arctic experience, as the hotel is entirely made of snow and ice. But it's not all light work; the chosen candidate will have to analyse weather data to predict when the Aurora Borealis can be seen in the ...
HMS Verulam had battle honours stretching from the Artic, to Normandy and Burma. Her greatest moment ... She had seen service delivering mines to the Russians in Murmansk and later running supplies to the besieged island of Malta. Her top speed of 40 ...
The Costa Concordia ran aground in the waters surrounding Giglio Island, Italy, in January 2012, and was parbuckled, refloated and towed away by the Titan/Micoperi team in September 2014.
The pipistrelle bat is the only insect-eating bat in its habitat, while the giant tortoise served as a seed delivery system helping in the dispersal of seeds throughout islands in the Indian Ocean. Lastly, researchers recommend that scientists should ...
BHS workers have been having a cheeky swipe at their former owners before the store shuts up shop. They have been wearing red T-shirts in the Swansea department store branded with "no more green" on the front in an apparent dig at Sir Philip Green.
Okinawa, Japan's southernmost prefecture, comprises a chain of small islands that stretch over one thousand kilometres.
The Atlasova Volcano found in Kuril Islands, Siberia. The Great ... Jochen Knies, a researcher at CAGE who conducted the study in the Arctic, said the cause of this mass extinction is an "explosive event of volcanic eruptions" that happened in Siberia ...
HMS Verulam had battle honours stretching from the Artic, to Normandy and Burma. Her greatest moment ... She had seen service delivering mines to the Russians in Murmansk and later running supplies to the besieged island of Malta. Her top speed of 40 ...
These mighty and fearsome creatures are often found wallowing in the shallows on the beach, but today they were elsewhere, so we set off on foot, hiking along the shore before turning into the island's national park interior, pushing through valleys of ...
Shishmaref sits on a quarter-mile-wide speck of land in the Chukchi Sea, near the Artic Circle. In the past 40 years, the island has shrunk 200 feet, The New York Times reports. As a result of later freezing, ice fishing for tomcod and whitefish is ...
It follows other Chinese-related tourism mega-projects in the region, such as the still-to-open US$3.5-billion Baha Mar resort in The Bahamas and the planned US$1-million resort development on and around Guiana Island, off Antigua. These and other ...
Shishmaref sits on a quarter-mile-wide speck of land in the Chukchi Sea, near the Artic Circle. In the past 40 years, the island has shrunk 200 feet, The New York Times reports. As a result of later freezing, ice fishing for tomcod and whitefish is ...
The tribunal invalidated China's "nine-dash line," which covers roughly 85 percent of the South China Sea, denied any claims to "historic rights" therein, ruled that none of the maritime features included in the case are legally "islands" and thus ...


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