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Be truly ‘Fit for 55’ by adding black carbon emissions from ships

SAFETY4SEA 03 Oct 2022
They included two large cargo ships sailing the Northern Sea Route to and from Asia; an Arctic container ship traveling year-round between Denmark and ... Keep in mind that these five ships represent just a fraction of the Arctic shipping fleet, and Arctic shipping is growing.

Can cold water immersion help cut body fat, prevent diabetes? - study

The Jerusalem Post 30 Sep 2022
Immersing yourself in cold water can help cut out bad body fat in men and help prevent diabetes, according to a new study, though the full possible health benefits of doing this are still a matter of fierce debate ... Floating ice as seen during the expedition of the The Greenpeace's Arctic Sunrise ship at the Arctic Ocean, September 14, 2020. (credit ... .

Russian executive’s body found on his balcony in latest ‘suspicious’ death

Metro UK 30 Sep 2022
Pavel Pchelnikov, 52, took his own life, authorities said (Picture. East2west). Yet another former ally of Vladimir Putin has been found dead in mysterious circumstances ... Authorities have labelled his death a suicide and refused to say anything further ... East2west) ... His company, Astra-Shipping, maintained a very lucrative Gazprom contract in the Arctic.

So what’s up with climate policy? Well quite a lot, actually

The Liberty Beacon 30 Sep 2022
Intro by David Linden. The following featured article provides a very clear, insightful and useful summary of the dangerously flawed climate psyop ... We highly recommend that you visit the website for more fascinating and liberating info ... SOURCE ... A ... The predicted ice-free Arctic shipping routes have not materialized and are unlikely to do so.

Discovery: The ship that put Dundee on the map

Yahoo Daily News 26 Sep 2022
Both he and his son, Paul Simpson, who now runs Mackay's, were involved in the operation to move the ship to her final home in September 1992 ... Dundee was a major whaling centre and its shipyards had long experience of building ships robust enough to travel through Arctic pack ice.You might also be interested in..

Canadian Armed Forces spearheads Ottawa's post-Fiona response to Atlantic Canada

North Shore News 26 Sep 2022
OTTAWA — The Canadian military is spearheading federal efforts to support post-Fiona recovery efforts across Atlantic Canada. Here is a look at what Ottawa is doing to help those affected by the hurricane ... HMCS Margaret Brooke, one of the navy's new Arctic patrol ships, was set to return to Halifax following a two-month deployment to the Far North ... .

Fiona fallout: Losses being tallied as hundreds of soldiers arrive for cleanup duty

North Shore News 26 Sep 2022
STANLEY BRIDGE, P.E.I ... And electricity has yet to be restored to 266,000 homes and businesses in Atlantic Canada ... Defence Minister Anita Anand confirmed Monday that HMCS Margaret Brooke, one of the military's new Arctic patrol ships, will be conducting wellness checks in small communities along the southern shore of Newfoundland ... 26, 2022 ... .

Irving recruiting foreign workers to build Royal Canadian Navy's new warship fleet

Toronto Sun 23 Sep 2022
Advertisement 2. Story continues below ... ... In 2017, the Chronicle Herald newspaper in Halifax reported about Irving hiring workers from Poland to work on the Royal Canadian Navy’s ships. Irving also had a deal with the Spanish firm Gabadi LC that involved Spanish carpenters being brought to Halifax to work on the navy’s Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships.

Satellites can now measure the thickness of Arctic sea ice in the summer months

SAFETY4SEA 21 Sep 2022
As a result, the team have now developed the first dataset showing the thickness of sea ice across the entire Arctic and through a whole year ... The new data will “will reduce safety risks for ships and fishing boats”, according to lead author Jack Landy, of UiT The Arctic University of Norway.

Could nuclear Thor save the Arctic?

Tradewinds 19 Sep 2022
For example, battery-powered cruise ships would ...

Russia tests anti-ship missiles in Arctic mission

Russia Today 16 Sep 2022
The Russian military has tested anti-ship weapon systems in extreme Arctic conditions, the Defense Ministry reported on Friday. Live-fire exercises with Granit and Oniks anti-ship missiles were conducted in the area around the Chukotka Peninsula, Russia’s northeasternmost part.

Taking the dazzle out of CryoSat yields a first

Technology Org 16 Sep 2022
Summer meltwater ponds on sea ice in the Arctic Ocean ... A published in Nature describes how scientists have now found an ingenious way of removing the pesky problem of dazzle from surface meltwater to yield the first ever continuous, year-round altimetry measurements of sea-ice thickness in the Arctic Ocean.

Ozone layer depletion has a new cause and its not CFC. Read here to find out | Mint

Live Mint 16 Sep 2022
Their findings have been published in the journal Nature Geosciences after the observations were conducted by the researchers during the ship-based Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition.

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