close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds
NASA releases spectacular image of melting sea ice off Greenland

NASA releases spectacular image of melting sea ice off Greenland

The US space agency NASA has released a new satellite image that shows bits and pieces of ice floating about in the Greenland Sea.

Russia charges Greenpeace activists with piracy

Five of 30 Greenpeace activists arrested last month for a protest at a Russian oil platform in Arctic waters were charged Wednesday with piracy, media reported.

No Beaufort Sea drilling in Arctic for 2011: Shell

Shell Alaska has dropped plans to drill in the Arctic waters of the Beaufort Sea this year.