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Svalbard News

The Conversation UK 
There is a fearful irony to recent news of flooding at the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway. This was supposed to be humanity's most impregnable bulwark against famine, but it is now endangered by global warming, one of the very threats that it was ... See more..
ArchDaily 
The government of Norway has announced plans for a $4.4 million USD (37 million NOK) upgrade to the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard, after record high... See more..
The Independent Barents Observer 
And the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard is among the most popular destinations. Over the last decade, cruise tourism to the islands has increased by up to 20 percent per year, Bråten says. He estimates that about 70 more port calls will be made by ... See more..
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POLITICO.eu 
Experts argue that Oslo is standing its ground over shellfish in fear of a dangerous legal precedent. See more..
The Wire 
In the summer of 2014, from onboard the research vessel Helmer Hanssen, a group of researchers obtained the surface water concentrations of two greenhouse gases – carbon dioxide and methane – over a 1,600-km-long stretch on the western Svalbard ... See more..
ChicagoNow (blog) 
Surprisingly, it's not all that difficult to get to Svalbard; most cities offer direct flights to Oslo, and from there you catch a three hour direct flight to Longyearbyen. On our way north, we took a slightly peculiar route that had us overnight in ... See more..
News Deeply 
Russia has maintained a foothold in Norway's Svalbard archipelago for centuries since its discovery by Willem Barentsz in 1593 and the subsequent establishment of Dutch, English and Danish-Norwegian whaling stations in the early 1600s. Arctic Russian ... See more..
Views and News from Norway 
Bulldozers rumbled onto the sites of abandoned housing in Norway's Arctic city of Longyearbyen on Svalbard over the weekend. The homes were badly damaged in the latest avalanches to hit Longyearbyen last winter, adding to a housing shortage that ... See more..
Views and News from Norway 
PHOTO FEATURE: After an unusually cold spring, even for the Arctic islands of Svalbard, summer has finally showing some signs of its arrival. The Midnight Sun has been shining brightly and around the clock for many weeks already, but only now is it ... See more..
Devex 
On May 20, a report from The Guardian sparked global concern for the security of more than 930,000 seed varieties housed in the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. See more..
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