A team of scientists had to abandon an expedition through Hudson Bay because of hazardous ice conditions off the coast of Newfoundland caused by climate change.

The first leg of an Arctic climate change study in the Hudson Bay is being canceled — because climate change has made sea ice conditions too perilous off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada.

Scientists in Canada have been forced to abandon an expedition to the Hudson Bay to research the impact of climate change, after warming temperatures created perilous ice condi

Sascha Schiøtt from Qaqortoq, defended her thesis at the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources. This is the first time that a female Greenlandic biology student defends her thesis in her home country.

Contrary to last year’s NDF- assessment, Non-Detrimental Findings, catch of walrus in Greenland has now been declared sustainable. This status has also been given to the minke whale and the beluga whale from West Greenland for this year.

Arctic Frontiers Science 2018 takes place Tuesday 23 January until Thursday 25 January 2018 and will address the following topics:

The Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR), University of Greenland (UoG) and Aarhus University (AU) offers research-based education in Arctic climate, environment and society for Natural Science graduate students.

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships program is designed to support world-class students pursuing doctoral degrees at Canadian universities.

The scholarship awards $50,000 per year for three years.

Three scientists at Arctic Research Centre - Toke T. Høye, Leendert Vergeynst, and Younghui Zeng - each receives a Villum Experiment grant.

Icebreaker CCGS Amundsen diverted from science mission, continues search and rescue work. Read more at CBC News ...