December 6, 2021

With the belugas.. and a narwhal!

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Le BpJAM est le zodiac du GREMM From Baleinesendirect A new season is getting underway aboard GREMM’s Zodiac, the BpJAM. New season, new team! This year, the crew is composed of two research assistants returning for their second consecutive season. After finishing a technical field work program as part of his college studies, Mathieu joined […]

HUGE iceberg breaks away from Antarctica

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From BBC Not long ago, Newsround reported how an enormous crack had appeared in the ice in Antarctica, near to an important scientific research station. The crack forced the research station, which was based at the Brunt Ice Shelf, to move to a new location. Now, the block of ice has broken away from the […]

North Pole warms to near melting point: 50 degrees above normal

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BY ANDREW FREEDMAN From Mashable A buoy located within about 100 miles of the North Pole recorded a temperature of 0.4 degrees Celsius, or 32.7 degrees Fahrenheit, on Dec. 22, 2016. This confirms the computer model projections for unusually high temperatures on Thursday. It’s happening again: The temperature at the North Pole is projected to […]