Arctic

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A member of the Porcupine caribou herd, which conservation and native groups say would be horribly impacted if fossil fuel exploration and extraction takes place in ANWR's Coastal Plain.
"Hard to say what's worse—destroying the nation's largest wildlife refuge, or further inflaming the climate crisis with new oil and gas drilling so a few fossil fuel companies can profit at the people's expense."
Lisa Newcomb, staff writer
Arctic fires have emitted 35% more carbon dioxide this fire season than in all...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Caribou graze on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska.
"As our ancestors before us, we will stand and fight for our future generations...

Further

Fires are raging, ice is melting. In a bid to save the singular "purity and fragility" of the rapidly-melting Arctic ice - and in support of eight million voices calling for its protection - Greenpeace has released a video of renowned Italian pianist Ludovico Einaudi performing on a floating platform before Norway's Wahlenbergbreen glacier, cracking and groaning even as he plays - a haunting reminder of what's at stake.