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Russia steps up battle for eastern Ukraine

Manila Standard 29 May 2022
Russia pressed its onslaught on eastern Ukraine Saturday, saying it had captured the strategic town of Lyman and had successfully tested hypersonic missiles in the Arctic ... He spoke after his army said it had successfully fired one of its Zircon hypersonic cruise missiles some 1,000 kilometres (625 miles) across the Arctic. Ship docks in Mariupol.
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The Arctic's tricky quest for sustainable tourism

Phys Dot Org 27 May 2022
Svalbard is now on the frontline of climate change, with the Arctic warming three times faster than the planet ... Ultra-polluting heavy fuel, commonly used by large cruise ships, has been banned in the archipelago since the start of the year, ahead of a ban to be progressively implemented across the Arctic as of 2024.
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After a decadelong absence, cruise ships will again stop in Duluth

Finger Lakes Times 27 May 2022
— The nearly 400-passenger Viking Octantis cruise ship will make a stop in the Duluth Harbor this week (May 30), the first of several international Great Lakes tours that will take advantage of a new customs facility at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center ... Octantis, the newest ship of the fleet, was completed this year for Arctic expeditions.
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Cruise ship impounded in Greenock over safety breaches

BBC News 24 May 2022
A cruise ship has been impounded by officials in Greenock after inspectors found breaches of maritime law ... The ship's next outing is advertised as an 11-day cruise from Aberdeen to the Arctic islands of Jan Mayen and Svalbard on 29 May ... It now has an ice-strengthened hull to allow it to cruise Arctic and Antarctic waters ... Related Topics ... .
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OPA90 Update Builds on Don Young’s Legacy of Protecting Alaskan Waters

The Maritime Executive 22 May 2022
Congress established it in 1933 in commemoration of the steam ship Savannah and her maiden voyage, which was the first trans-Atlantic journey ever made by a steam-powered vessel ... Much of this shipping activity travels along the Great Circle Route off Western Alaska ... Arctic ... The Arctic Region holds great potential ... Arctic Outer Continental Shelf.
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Unseasonably cold night expected across Nebraska

Beatrice Daily Sun 22 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.
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Russia at sunrise: 20 breathtaking PHOTOS

Russia Beyond 21 May 2022
Across Russia’s vast expanses, there are so many different urban and rural sights that even the sun seems to rise in a different, though terrific, way in every place. 1. Close up of an epic sunrise in Moscow ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... 5 ... 6 ... 7 ... The first sunny rays on the Kara Sea in the Arctic Ocean as seen from the Sedov sailing ship during its round-the-world expedition ... .
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Watch now: Cold front moving across Wisconsin Friday. Wet day with chilly temperatures on the way

Winona Daily News 20 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.
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Watch now: One cold front clear of Nebraska, but another moving in

Lincoln Journal Star 20 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.
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Watch now: Cold front moving across Iowa Friday, lingering rain chance and chilly temperatures for ...

Dispatch Argus 20 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.
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Colorado to experience weather whiplash as heavy snow follows temperatures near 90

Elko Daily Free Press 20 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.
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Stone Mattress: this Margaret Atwood revenge thriller is timely, relevant and will be led by Sandra Oh and Julianne Moore

Stylist 19 May 2022
The upcoming film has been described as a “blue-chip revenge thriller” and the whole saga will unfold on a cruise ship in the Arctic, bringing new meaning to the term ‘chilling’, we imagine ... It’s on the ship that Verna meets friendly and charming Grace and the seemingly ordinary ...
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The Role of Resistors in Powering Icebreaker Ships

The Maritime Executive 19 May 2022
Sea ice covers around twelve per cent of the world’s oceans, blocking the path for ships attempting to travel across the Earth’s coldest regions. Although they aren’t a new concept, icebreaker ships consistently play a crucial role in clearing these routes for trade, research projects and travel.
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Watch now: Full details on Thursday and Friday's severe weather threat in Wisconsin

Winona Daily News 19 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.
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Watch now: One cold front this evening and another Friday will bring rain and much ...

Kearney Hub 19 May 2022
The influx of rodents infested East Africa and inevitably found their way to merchant ships bound for Europe and elsewhere ... After days of mild weather, the final night of the Titanic's voyage was met with a cold front that dropped temperatures to around freezing just as the ship came into an Arctic high-pressure zone.

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