There is not much of a script for such a mass evacuation.
Plastic dumped in the oceans is moving poleward.
Climate change is completely reshaping the region.
In a preemptive move, President Obama invoked a little-known law to permanently keep oil and gas drilling out of the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans.
The US Department of the Interior has placed the Arctic Ocean off-limits for oil or gas drilling, setting up another obstacle for Trump's energy prospects.
Water that’s 72 degrees Fahrenheit would be pleasant just about anywhere, let alone in the Arctic Circle.
The SmartICE project combines traditional knowledge and new technology.
As Shell prepares to drill for oil this summer in the Arctic Ocean, President Obama is asked how he can support the project if he's concerned about climate change.
Environmentalists and Seattle politicians are trying to block Shell's efforts to drill in the Arctic Ocean this summer.
Shell's Arctic Drilling Is Far More Risky Than the Company Is Telling Shareholders, Say Conservationists
In a petition to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the groups say that a spill in the Arctic Ocean could cost the company tens of billions of dollars.
The amount of sea ice in the Arctic that is more than a year old has been decreasing since the mid-1980s, meaning the ice pack is becoming more vulnerable to warming ocean temperatures.