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Mischief's Last Hours - YouTube

Mountaineer and ocean sailor Bill Tilman's pilot cutter "Mischief" foundered off Jan Mayen Island near Greenland in 1968 despite repeated attempts to save he...
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These are von Kármán vortices - EarthSky

These are von Kármán vortices - EarthSky | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
This May 20 satellite image shows several cloud patterns swirling downwind of the Canary Islands. These cool patterns are called Von Kármán vortices.
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Ushba – The biggest challenge of the Caucasus

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Ushba is one of the most notable peaks of the Caucasus mountain ridge. The peak is located in Georgia’s Svaneti region and is bordered by Kabardino-Balkaria. Ushba is known for its picturesque, spire-shaped double summit.
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Mischief's Last Hours

Mountaineer and ocean sailor Bill Tilman's pilot cutter "Mischief" foundered off Jan Mayen Island near Greenland in 1968 despite repeated attempts to save her.
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International Business Times: Russia doubling military troops on Novaya Zemlya ... - Kyiv Post

International Business Times: Russia doubling military troops on Novaya Zemlya ... - Kyiv Post | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Russia aims to double its military forces on the Novaya Zemlya archipelago in the Arctic region by 2020, a Russian military source told RIA Novosti on July 9.
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Shivling

Video of Expedition to Mt Shivling 6543m. Expedition aborted due poor snow conditions.
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Andrew Klekociuk on Twitter

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Kerguelen Islands clear the clouds, while waves influenced by Heard Isl. extend 100s of km 2015 May 14 (MODIS). pic.twitter.com/K05TOEFaSg
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Sunken Soviet submarines threaten massive radioactive contamination - BarentsObserver

Sunken Soviet submarines threaten massive radioactive contamination - BarentsObserver | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
While Russia’s naval yard in Severodvinsk is busy like never before in Post-Soviet times with construction of new submarines, two old submarines on the Arctic seabed cause major concern for nuclear scientists.
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The Light of the Night

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PLEASE CLICK THE IMAGE AND VIEW IT ON BLACK! Cerro Torre in a full-moon-lit night shot during my latest spring trip to Patagonia. More info about the image and why I find it hard to take pictures of Cerro Torre on my blog.
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Number of polar bears in the Arctic is decreasing - Russia Beyond the Headlines

Number of polar bears in the Arctic is decreasing - Russia Beyond the Headlines | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Scientists are going to recount the number of polar bears in the areas of the Spitzbergen and Franz-Josef Land archipelagoes
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Novaya Zemlya HD The Amazing Story of Dutch explorer Willem Barents Novaya Zemlya Movie

Novaya Zemlya HD The Amazing Story of Dutch explorer Willem Barents Novaya Zemlya Movie Novaya Zemlya recounts the story of Dutch explorer Willem Barents, wh...
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Marc-André Leclerc Solos Corkscrew on Cerro Torre

Marc-André Leclerc Solos Corkscrew on Cerro Torre | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Marc-André Leclerc, 22, has soloed the 4,000-foot Corkscrew route (5.10d, A1) on Cerro Torre—the hardest route ever soloed on the granite tower—in a single day and in terrible conditions.
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North Face of Cerro Torre Gets First Integral Ascent | Climbing & Mountain News for Mountain Leaders

North Face of Cerro Torre Gets First Integral Ascent | Climbing & Mountain News for Mountain Leaders | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
North Face of Cerro Torre Gets First Integral Ascent: Marc-Andre Leclerc… http://t.co/HncSQVs1od #HillWalking
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Expedition leaves to monitor nuclear pollution on Novaya Zemlya

Expedition leaves to monitor nuclear pollution on Novaya Zemlya | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Major bid to check radioactive waste dump area in Arctic archipelago.
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US-Russia Confrontation in the Arctic and the Battle for Oil. Russia's ... - Center for Research on Globalization

US-Russia Confrontation in the Arctic and the Battle for Oil. Russia's ... - Center for Research on Globalization | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
The map below shows the territorial and military situation in the Arctic and describes the Russian military devepolments in the region. This product is relised due to your support. Help produce int...
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Russia submits claim for vast Arctic seabed territories at United Nations - U.S. News & World Report

Russia submits claim for vast Arctic seabed territories at United Nations - U.S. News & World Report | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says it has submitted its bid for vast territories in the Arctic to the United Nations.
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No radioactive contamination from sunken subs in Barents Sea, say experts, but ... - Bellona

No radioactive contamination from sunken subs in Barents Sea, say experts, but ... - Bellona | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
No radioactive contamination from sunken subs in Barents Sea, say experts, but ...
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Ushba – The biggest challenge of the Caucasus

Ushba  – The biggest challenge of the Caucasus | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Ushba is one of the most notable peaks of the Caucasus mountain ridge. The peak is located in Georgia’s Svaneti region and is bordered by Kabardino-Balkaria. Ushba is known for its picturesque, spire-shaped double summit.
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Earthquake, Magnitude 4.9 - GREENLAND SEA - 2015 June 09, 19:23:54 UTC

Earthquake, Magnitude 4.9 - GREENLAND SEA - 2015 June 09, 19:23:54 UTC | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Magnitude: mb 4.9, Region: GREENLAND SEA, Date time: 2015-06-09 19:23:54.6 UTC, Location: 74.62 N ; 8.66 E, Depth: 2 km.
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Mt Ushba south peak (4710m)

On Aug 23, Mkhitar Mkhitaryan and Andreas Pfeif summited the South peak of Mt Ushba (4710m) by Gabriel Khergiani route 5Б (Russian grade). Many thanks to ...
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Raising sunken nuclear subs finally taking center stage - Bellona

Raising sunken nuclear subs finally taking center stage - Bellona | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Bellona Raising sunken nuclear subs finally taking center stage Bellona ...
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Fragment of Jan Mayen Microcontinent discovered beneath Iceland points to ... - International Business Times UK

Fragment of Jan Mayen Microcontinent discovered beneath Iceland points to ... - International Business Times UK | Sail and climb in the Arctic | Scoop.it
Analysis of volcanic rocks from south east Iceland have chemical components of continental crust.
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Novaya Zemlya - YouTube

Some facts about the closed territory where there is the only ground in Russia for nuclear tests, learn in our infographics.
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Mountaineering’s Greatest Climb Unravels

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Evidence argues against a 1959 ascent of Cerro Torre in Patagonia.
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