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The Terror review – an icy chiller with echoes of our present

The Guardian 04 Mar 2021
Starring Ciaran Hinds and Jared Harris, this horror-filled reimagining of John Franklin’s ill-fated Arctic expedition is unlikely to terrify you – although it certainly feels timely The Terror (BBC Two) was originally broadcast by AMC/BT in the Before Times – the halcyon days, did we but know it, of 2018.
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Jeff Rankin: Warren County farmer marooned in Arctic

Daily Review Atlas 03 Mar 2021
After returning to England, Calder in 1848 joined an expedition to the arctic to search for the missing party of the famous explorer Sir John Franklin, whose ships had disappeared in search of the Northwest Passage ... A peculiar feature of Arctic life is the discomfiture one feels ...
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What's on? 10 top telly tips for Wednesday March 3

RTE 03 Mar 2021
Tonight's top telly includes RTÉ Investigates ... . Pick of the Day. RTÉ Investigates. Ireland's Illegal Adoptions, 9.35pm, RTÉ One ... Don't Miss ... Over a year into seeking a passage around the north of Canada through icy Arctic seas, John Franklin (Hinds) reckons his two ships are just weeks from success ... New to Stream ... .
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A rethink is needed on opening the Arctic frontier to oil and gas exploration

Tradewinds 02 Mar 2021
It was the first February journey that a full-size merchant ship transited the Northern ...
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An Indian mission in Moscow to reset Russia ties with energy

The Times of India 02 Mar 2021
While nuclear cooperation between the two countries remained on a firm footing as ever, the emphasis shifted on Indian companies developing projects in the Far East and Arctic for shipping oil, gas and coking coal to India.
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Eye of the Storm review – moving film about Scottish painter in love with nature

The Guardian 02 Mar 2021
Morrison’s story is interesting enough – born and raised in Glasgow, the son of ship’s fitter, who settled on the east coast and made epic trips to paint abroad, most notably to the Arctic – but it’s added to here by a plangent late-life twist ... ....
photo: Creative Commons / Mil.ru
Aerospace Forces successfully launched a new Soyuz-2.1V launch vehicle from the Plesetsk cosmodrome by Roscosmos, Russia
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Russia launches satellite to monitor climate in Arctic

The Independent 28 Feb 2021
Russia has launched a satellite into space to monitor climatic changes in the Arctic ... The launch is part of the Kremlin’s push to expand its activities in the Arctic region as Russia seeks to develop the energy-rich region, investing in the Northern Sea Route for shipping across its long northern flank as ice melts.
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All you need to know about Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine authorised in USBoth mRNA ...

Deccan Herald 28 Feb 2021
Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine was granted emergency authorisation in the United States. Also read ... J&J's vaccine remains stable for at least three months at normal refrigerator temperatures, while the Moderna vaccine must be shipped frozen and the Pfizer/BioNTech option must be shipped and stored at even colder sub-Arctic temperatures.
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TV guide: 25 of the best shows to watch this week, starting tonight

The Irish Times 28 Feb 2021
In 1845, two ships under the command of Capt John Franklin set sail from Britain on an ambitious voyage to the Arctic in order to locate the fabled Northwest Passage ... Tonight’s opening episode is mostly set in September 1846, and sees Franklin’s Royal Navy expedition run into difficulty and both ships become irretrievably stuck on the ice ... ON DEMAND.
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TV guide: 25 of the best shows to watch this week, including tonight

The Irish Times 28 Feb 2021
In 1845, two ships under the command of Capt John Franklin set sail from Britain on an ambitious voyage to the Arctic in order to locate the fabled Northwest Passage ... Tonight’s opening episode is mostly set in September 1846, and sees Franklin’s Royal Navy expedition run into difficulty and both ships become irretrievably stuck on the ice ... ON DEMAND.
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With bombers and boats, US-Russian competition heats up in the frozen Arctic

The National 24 Feb 2021
The Arctic region is deemed essential to Russia’s economic vitality ...It’s a new ocean opening before our eyes – with all of the likely issues coming to the fore; access to and from the Arctic Ocean, access within the Arctic Ocean, control and management of shipping lanes, access to natural resources,” Mr Sfraga said.
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Wicker Reintroduces National Ocean Exploration Act

Delta Democrat-Times 24 Feb 2021
NOAA’s Ocean Exploration Program supports Pacific Northwest research from mapping the Arctic to facilitate shipping, tourism and commerce, to exploring the biological and cultural importance of the Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary.”.
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Could Russia dominate world agriculture?

Asiatimes 24 Feb 2021
Vladimir Putin used to make light of climate change. “An increase of two or three degrees wouldn’t be so bad for a northern country like Russia,” he said in 2003 ... Hmm ... There’s little dispute that Russia, Canada and Scandinavia will be climate change winners, and not only thanks to the new shipping lanes through the Arctic that melting ice will create.

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