Residents on an Arctic Norwegian island with 69 days of constant light in the summer say they want to go “time-free” and be more flexible with school and working hours to make the most of the long days.
Climate experts have released a photo showing sled dogs appearing to walk on water as they wade through partially melted sea ice to retrieve scientific equipment in north-west Greenland.
Sonar from navy ships can affect the behaviour of beaked whales from a longer distance than first thought, research has suggested.
A family day featuring huskies, puffins, penguins and polar bears will be taking place at Discovery Point on Sunday.
Tiny particles known as “microplastics” have been found in record levels in Arctic sea ice, raising concerns about their impact on marine life and humans, scientists said.
A wildlife photographer who filmed a starving polar bear walking limply across an ice-free landscape hopes the footage can show people the effects of climate change.
Scientists believe they are among the world’s longest-living animals.