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Greenland's Kvanefield rare earths project in Greenland. - Business News

Greenland's Kvanefield rare earths project in Greenland. - Business News | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Perth-based rare earths explorer Greenland Minerals and Energy will undertake a $6.1 million non-renounceable rights issue to fund ongoing work at its Kvanefield project.
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Arctic Sea Ice Approaching Annual Minimum Extent - AccuWeather.com (blog)

How will 2015 rank in terms of the annual Arctic sea ice minimum?
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NEWS: Artists, curators, residents gather to celebrate Inuit art

NEWS: Artists, curators, residents gather to celebrate Inuit art | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
So what has six feet, used to honk and now draws crowds at Nunavut art festivals?
Give up? A basket made from three pairs of geese feet, of course.
The Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association held its annual arts festival in Rankin Inlet from Aug.
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Melting arctic responsible for discovery of fourth ancient, giant virus since ... - National Post

Melting arctic responsible for discovery of fourth ancient, giant virus since ... - National Post | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
With climate change causing massive melts, it's not totally alarmist to suggest that something deadly might one day emerge from a long, icy sleep
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CFS Alert plays role as U.S. boosts intelligence-gathering in Arctic - Ottawa Citizen

CFS Alert plays role as U.S. boosts intelligence-gathering in Arctic - Ottawa Citizen | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
As China and Russia boost their military presence in the resource-rich far north, U.S. intelligence agencies are scrambling to study potential threats in the Arctic for the first time since the Col...
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NEWS: Iqaluit pub owner says liquor board fines overly harsh

NEWS: Iqaluit pub owner says liquor board fines overly harsh | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Fines and suspensions handed down to Iqaluit’s Kickin’ Caribou pub for violations under their liquor license have cost the pub half of its yearly revenue and cast serious doubt on staying in the black for the near future, claims the bar’s co-owner.
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NEWS: Nunavut craft brewery gets licence to brew

NEWS: Nunavut craft brewery gets licence to brew | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
The Nunavut Liquor Licensing Board has given the official go-ahead for the Nunavut Brewing Co. to start brewing beer in Iqaluit.
The decision follows a public consultation and presentation by the NBC outlining their plan to the liquor board Sept.
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Inuit elders and circumpolar Indigenous peoples... - Native News

Inuit elders and circumpolar Indigenous peoples report Earth’s axis has shifted to NASA Inuit elders report that changes in climate are being exacerbated due to Earth shifting on its axis, affecting...
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Nunavut's Jerry Cans nominated for two Canadian Folk Music Awards

Nunavut's Jerry Cans nominated for two Canadian Folk Music Awards | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
The Jerry Cans is nominated for Aboriginal Songwriter of the Year for their album Aakuluk.
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Inuit owned publishing company making books available in Inuktitut

Inuit owned publishing company making books available in Inuktitut | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it

On CBC Igalaaq. An Inuit owned publishing company making books available in Inuktitut. ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑑᕐᑐᑦ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᑦ pic.twitter.com/qKaYSOq7Y1

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Photo: Flickr/blmiers2 - The Arctic Institute

Photo: Flickr/blmiers2 - The Arctic Institute | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Arctic Security: The Arctic Institute is an interdisciplinary and independent source for information and in-depth analysis about the developments in the Arctic Region
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Greenland's Farmers Torn Over Tapping Pristine Land for Mineral Riches - New York Times

Greenland's Farmers Torn Over Tapping Pristine Land for Mineral Riches - New York Times | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
As the territory pushes forward with plans to mine its vast deposits of resources, many citizens fear their farming and fishing culture could be disrupted.
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4 Reasons Why Greenland Affects Our Weather, Climate, and Society - Forbes

4 Reasons Why Greenland Affects Our Weather, Climate, and Society - Forbes | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
What happens in Greenland has significant impacts on weather in many other places around the world.
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NEWS: Iqaluit airport fire cost $1 million, fire chief says

NEWS: Iqaluit airport fire cost $1 million, fire chief says | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
The fire at Iqaluit’s new airport terminal, still under construction, which sent large plumes of black smoke billowing into the evening sky Sept.
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Mapping lava flows in Iceland - Phys.Org

Mapping lava flows in Iceland - Phys.Org | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
As volcanologists at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, we love everything lava. Right now, we're exploring how the structure of the surfaces lava flows over influences how it advances.
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NEWS: Huffing propane can kill you, Nunavut coroner warns

NEWS: Huffing propane can kill you, Nunavut coroner warns | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Huffing propane, sniffing gasoline, and drinking paint thinners or antifreeze can kill you, the Nunavut chief coroner, Padma Suramala said Sept. 9.
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Greenland: Dreaming of raw seal's blood (Commentary) - MassLive.com

Greenland: Dreaming of raw seal's blood (Commentary) - MassLive.com | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
The Danish connection is significant because the Danes own Greenland, or at least they used to before granting it self-rule. They still provide military muscle.
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Yes Mr. President, Arctic Oil Is a Climate Change Issue - Huffington Post

Yes Mr. President, Arctic Oil Is a Climate Change Issue - Huffington Post | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Obama has done more than any previous president to restrict greenhouse gas emissions, but his administration remains stuck in a contradictory policy of promoting fossil fuel extraction that threatens to "lock-in" decades of emissions that we can't...
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The Arctic is melting — but getting ships through the Northwest Passage is ... - Washington Post

The Arctic is melting — but getting ships through the Northwest Passage is ... - Washington Post | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
A first ever aircraft study calls Northwest Passage ice conditions “severe.”
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US Military Possibly Returning To Iceland - Reykjavík Grapevine

US Military Possibly Returning To Iceland - Reykjavík Grapevine | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
The US military could see reason to return to a greater presence in Iceland due to "security concerns" in Europe, the Foreign Ministry has confirmed.
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NEWS: Pond Inlet educator wins national literacy honour

NEWS: Pond Inlet educator wins national literacy honour | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
A Pond Inlet educator has earned a national literacy award for his work teaching Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit (IQ) to Nunavut newcomers.
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On World Suicide Prevention Day, nobody in Nunavut is untouched, even politicians

On World Suicide Prevention Day, nobody in Nunavut is untouched, even politicians | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
With the highest suicide rate in the country, it’s hard to find someone in Nunavut that hasn't been personally affected.
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Tell Stephen Harper: No To Arctic Drilling

Tell Stephen Harper: No To Arctic Drilling | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Tell Harper to uphold the Arctic Council's environmental agenda, and protect the Arctic from oil drilling and spills.
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1-Day Alaska GLACIER Summit Stresses Circumpolar Climate Issues - CleanTechnica

1-Day Alaska GLACIER Summit Stresses Circumpolar Climate Issues - CleanTechnica | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
Not upstaging, but as an important adjunct to the UN’s ADP negotiations that started today in Bonn, Germany, the one-day Conference on Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience took place in Anchorage,...
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Quebec pledges funds to rebuild Nunavik school - Nunatsiaq News

Quebec pledges funds to rebuild Nunavik school - Nunatsiaq News | Inuit Nunangat Stories | Scoop.it
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“In Nunavik, schools are much more than a place of learning. They serve as a meeting place and assembly,” said Ungava MNA Jean Boucher in a Sept.
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