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Who Owns the Arctic?


Who Owns the Arctic Graphic NYTimes com

Source: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/...

Territorial claims of countries in the Arctic are being spurred by the presence of large caches of oil and natural gas, melting ice and dwindling energy reserves in other regions.

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It's a race to the top!

Things are changing at an alarmingly fast pace.

VICE had an excellent story on the five nations fighting over the $1 trillion in arctic oil:

Why Russia and Canada are clamoring for the Arctic:

https://news.vice.com/article/heres-why-russia-and-canada-are-clamoring-for-the-arctic

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