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20-01-2018 | Article

Understanding the next marine oil spill

The need to accurately predict the drift and spread of the oil became apparent early in the...
20-01-2018 | Article

Fortjener Arktisk Råd Nobels fredspris?

ANALYSE: 60 forskere har indstillet Rådet, men priskomiteen vil finde en del hår i suppen....
19-01-2018 | Article

Discriminating uniparental and biparental breeding strategies by monitoring nest temperature

Abstract: Birds exhibit a wide diversity of breeding strategies. During incubation or chick-rearing...
19-01-2018 | Article

Bioaccumulation of oil compounds in the high-Arctic copepod Calanus hyperboreus

Abstract: Oil and gas exploration in the Arctic will increase the risk for accidental oil spills...
19-01-2018 | Article

Wildlife species benefitting from a greener Arctic are most sensitive to shrub cover at leading range edges

Abstract: Widespread expansion of shrubs is occurring across the Arctic. Shrub expansion will...
19-01-2018 | Article

Prevalence of skull pathologies in European harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) during 1981–2014

Abstract: Harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) inhabit the seas surrounding Denmark and are an important...
19-01-2018 | Article

Immune function in arctic mammals: Natural killer (NK) cell-like activity in polar bear, muskox and reindeer. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology.

Abstract: Natural killer (NK) cells are a vital part of the rapid and non-specific immune defense...
19-01-2018 | Article

Deposition and benthic mineralization of organic carbon: A seasonal study from Faroe Islands

Abstract: Seasonal variations in sedimentation and benthic mineralization of organic carbon (OC)...
19-01-2018 | Article

By air, land and sea, global warming rises

Global warming took surface temperatures in 2017 to near-record levels, while the upper oceans...
19-01-2018 | Article

Arktisk Råd nomineret til Nobels Fredspris

Danmark kan meget vel gå hen og være på vinderholdet, når Nobels Fredspris uddeles senere i år....
19-01-2018 | Article

Biologist or the like for Dept. of Environment at The Greenland Institute of Natural Resources

Biologist or the like for Dept. of Environment at The Greenland Institute of Natural Resources19.01...
19-01-2018 | Article

Biolog el. lign. søges til Miljøafdelingen, Grønlands Naturinstitut

Vi søger en engageret person der kan være med til at udvikle vores afdeling.Miljøafdelingen vokser...
18-01-2018 | Article

Aquatic life is at risk as carbon levels rise

Marine and freshwater fish could one day be in trouble as ever-rising levels of carbon dioxide...
17-01-2018 | Article

USA forbedrer forholdene for fremskudte kampfly på Island

Der skal lægges nyt asfalt og installeres nye navigationslys i det område af den tidligere...
17-01-2018 | Article

Rising market failure puts planet in jeopardy

Until the world makes polluters pay for the damage they cause, market failure like climate change...
16-01-2018 | Article

Bleaching hits coral reefs faster

Coral reefs have always lived near the edge. Now, thanks to global warming, life there is five...
15-01-2018 | Article

USA istandsætter hangarer på lukket Islandsk base

I 2006 lukkede det amerikanske forsvar Naval Air Station Keflavik i Keflavik-lufthavnen nær...
15-01-2018 | Article

District heating warms cities without fossil fuels

Many cities which endure cold winters are adapting district heating schemes to keep people warm...
11-01-2018 | Article

East Asian winter monsoon variations and their links to Arctic sea ice during the last millennium, inferred from sea surface temperatures in the Okinawa Trough.

Abstract: The East Asian winter monsoon (EAWM) significantly impacts living conditions in a large...
China seeking Arctic Resources – The Arctic seeking Resources in ChinaChina’s interest in mineral resources from the Arctic has been the object of wide interest from scholars and policymakers around the Globe. Mineral resources remain largely unexploited and are yet to benefit both China and...


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Title Org. name Type of project
Frost flowers and carbon dynamics in Arctic Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) Sea ice
Ichtyoplankton and pelagic fish sampling as validation for echoes of EK80 Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) Marine ecosystems
Microplastics in benthic fauna and sediments in Arctic waters – Part 2 Aarhus University (AU) Marine ecosystems
Marin Basis Zackenberg Aarhus University (AU) Marine ecosystems
NERC Changing Arctic Ocean Cruise JR17006 Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Marine ecosystems
Title Registration deadline Field of study ECTS points
Introduction to Arctic Geoscience 06 Feb 2018 Natural science 7,5
Introduction to Arctic Ecosystems 06 Feb 2018 Natural science 7,5
Arctic First Aid Course 22 Dec 2017 Other N/A
Arctic System Sciences 15 Mar 2018 Natural science 5
Title Organisation Application deadline
Two Canada Research Chairs (Tier 2) in Oil Spill Science and Sea Ice Modelling Position #25128 and #25130 University of Manitoba (UoM) 03 Feb 2018
Biologist or like for Dept. of Environment at The Greenland Institute of Natural Resources Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR) 02 Mar 2018