U.S. Arctic Research Commission

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The U.S. Arctic Research Commission set off alarms last week when a staffer inadvertently suggested the agency would halt its Twitter feed. The resulting uproar followed similar backlash over real blackouts at other federal agencies, resulting from a Trump administration gag order on their distribution of climate change information.


A research plan for the peoples of the Arctic …


A new Arctic research plan – same as the old plan …


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There’s growing concern among the scientific community that President-elect Trump will reduce or eliminate support and funding for studying climate change. That includes scientists and researchers who study its impact on the Arctic.


Another appointee for the U.S. Arctic Research Commission ...


A new member for the Arctic Research Commission ...


Do Americans know they live in an Arctic nation?