Changing conditions in the Arctic may seem remote to you. But new science says conditions up north may influence the weather you'll have next winter.
Arctic sea ice covered less of the northernmost waters in 2015 than at any time in more than 30 years, U.S. scientists say.
Black soot produced by carbon-based fuels is falling on the Arctic Ocean, absorbing heat and accelerating melting. Arctic nations want to reduce soot.
The whole world must protect, respect and nurture the Arctic region. “One Arctic” is the guiding theme for U.S. leadership of the Arctic Council.
The Arctic has enormous economic and environmental influence on the planet. So the world will be watching when the Arctic Council meets April 24–25.
The news from the Arctic: It's getting warmer faster than most other places on the Earth. Arctic melting leads to ... more Arctic melting.
A range of Arctic animals is staring at a precarious future with the well-documented loss of sea ice at the top of the world.
As the clock ticks down to a major climate conference this December, the Obama administration is calling on leaders everywhere to prevent a “collective...
In his 2015 State of the Union address, President Obama touched on a range of global challenges, but declared the environment his top concern. “No challenge...