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U.S. Explorers begin History-Making Trek Across the Arctic Ocean

Media release | May 9, 2005 at 18:00

Paddling across more than three miles of frigid open water in specially designed canoes packed with 350 pounds of supplies, Minnesota explorers, Lonnie Dupre and Eric Larsen, left a remote region of Siberia to begin the first ever unsupported...

More Testimonials

Page | June 17, 2005 at 15:05

We're in the Arctic this summer fighting global warming. We'd like to share the stories of average people whose lives have been affected by this climate crisis.

What Lengths would you go to Stop Global Warming?

Feature story | May 9, 2005 at 18:00

This summer, we are in the Arctic to highlight the global warming crisis. "Project Thin Ice 2005" began when we sent Arctic explorers Lonnie Dupre and Eric Larsen to the polar ice cap to collect invaluable global warming data. This July, our...

Going, Going, Gone?

Feature story | July 20, 2005 at 18:00

In a stunning discovery aboard the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise yesterday, scientists found new evidence that Greenland’s glaciers are melting at an unprecedented rate. Global warming is no longer on the horizon, it has arrived at our doorstep,...

Bush vs. the World at Global Warming Talks

Feature story | July 5, 2005 at 18:00

Eight men had a chance to change the world. Unfortunately, one of those men was George W. Bush. The heads of government of the major industrial democracies met to discuss the most serious issues facing the world as part of the annual "G8"...

Conservationists File Lawsuit to Protect Polar Bear Under Endangered Species Act

Media release | December 14, 2005 at 18:00

Three leading conservation groups filed a lawsuit under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) today, to protect the world’s polar bears from extinction as a result of the disappearing Arctic sea ice that they depend on for hunting, mating and travel.

Conservationists Call For New Polar Bear Protections

Media release | October 11, 2005 at 18:00

Survival of the world's remaining polar bears is increasingly jeopardized by the rapid disappearance of the arctic sea ice on which they depend for hunting, mating and migration, according to three leading conservation groups that today announced...

NASA Findings on Global Warming:Polar Bears at Risk

Feature story | September 13, 2006 at 18:00

Scientists from NASA and the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) have announced measurements showing Arctic sea ice is hitting major lows. This is more bad news on the impacts of global warming effects and bad news for the polar bear.

Harrowing Conditions Cut Short First Summer Crossing of Arctic Ocean

Media release | June 2, 2005 at 18:00

Harrowing conditions, including unusual snow storms and spring ice conditions, have cut short two U.S. explorers attempt at the first summer crossing of the Arctic Ocean to highlight the dangers of global warming. Lonnie Dupre and Eric Larsen...

Federal Court Recognizes Harm Caused by Global Warming

Media release | August 23, 2005 at 18:00

A federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled yesterday against the Bush Administration and allowed a groundbreaking global warming lawsuit to proceed. The landmark decision is the first time that a...

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