The extreme weather in the US has got so cold that even Hell has frozen over.
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Wednesday 02 October 2013
Activists, including four from UK, face a maximum jail sentence of 15 years
Monday 30 September 2013
Group was campaigning against attempts by companies to drill for oil in Arctic waters
Sunday 29 September 2013
Anthony Perrett and Frank Hewetson among 30 people taken in to custody after Arctic oil rig protest
Thursday 26 September 2013
A Russian court is expected to rule in the case of 30 Greenpeace activists apprehended after they tried to scale an offshore oil platform last week.
Wednesday 25 September 2013
Russian president Vladimir Putin has said "it was completely obvious" Greenpeace activists currently detained over an Artic drilling protest were not pirates, despite Russian authorities announcing on Tuesday that investigators were considering piracy charges.
Tuesday 24 September 2013
Protesters aboard ‘Arctic Sunrise’, including Britons, face charges
Friday 20 September 2013
Protesters aboard ‘Arctic Sunrise’, including six Britons, could face terrorism charges
Armed Russian security officers storm Greenpeace ship and hold 30 activists at gunpoint, environmental group says
Thursday 19 September 2013
Activists have issued a plea to Vladimir Putin to order the Coast Guard - a branch of Russia's Federal Security Service - to 'holster their guns'
The shipping forecast - it’ll be colder but much, much quicker: New Arctic shipping route saves up to two weeks’ travel between Asia and Europe
Wednesday 11 September 2013
Via the Northern Sea Route, ships can make the journey in 35 days, instead of the usual 48
Monday 09 September 2013
Growth follows record low Arctic ice coverage last year
Saturday 27 July 2013
An influential cross-party group of MPs has challenged David Cameron to return to the Arctic, accusing his government of being dangerously complacent about oil exploration in the region.
Wednesday 24 July 2013
There are large uncertainties in the $60tn figure
Friday 05 July 2013
Summer has finally arrived, and not before time. One of the coldest springs on record has made this winter appear to be interminable; we are finally enjoying the heat and sunshine of a summer that seemed to be destined to fizzle out like so many before it.
Friday 05 July 2013
That’s the jet stream, trapped by a warmer Arctic, sparking extreme weather across the planet
Saturday 22 June 2013
The muggy weather may mean that your face is quickly covered in a sheen of sweat, but a more refreshing blast of hydration can come courtesy of a luxurious face mist...
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Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
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Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains
- 1 Man tweets about bad service, gets kicked off plane, told to delete tweet before re-boarding
- 2 Crash victims in car flattened by shipping container emerge with just minor injuries
- 3 Students offered grants if they tweet pro-Israeli propaganda
- 5 Joey Barton and Yossi Benayoun become involved in Twitter row over Israel-Gaza conflict