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01

Mar

Shell scraps Arctic drilling plans for 2013
Plagued by a string of setbacks in recent months, the oil giant says it will ‘pause’ its offshore drilling program in the Arctic Ocean at least until next year.

Shell scraps Arctic drilling plans for 2013

Plagued by a string of setbacks in recent months, the oil giant says it will ‘pause’ its offshore drilling program in the Arctic Ocean at least until next year.

28

Jan


 Antarctic lake drilling gets cleaner, more advanced  



Lake Whillans lies underneath a wide and fast-moving ice stream embedded in the Antarctic ice sheet.
Lake Whillans lies underneath a wide and fast-moving ice stream embedded in the Antarctic ice sheet.

19

Jan

Polar bears inspire another lawsuit against the governmentThe latest debate surrounding the threatened species focuses on oil drilling rigs.

Polar bears inspire another lawsuit against the government
The latest debate surrounding the threatened species focuses on oil drilling rigs.