Alaska

How Whale earwax is being used for science

The extent of knowledge about the effects of carbon dioxide in our oceans is limited, but some American researcher’s may be about to change that by extracting and analysing the ear wax of dead whales

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Shell abandons drilling off Alaska coast

The company said it had found “indications” of oil and gas in its Burger J well in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea, but that they were not sufficient to warrant further exploration.