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Shipping in polar waters

On Oct 28, 2020
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IMO in the news: https://t.co/jBVwXRY02x #PolarCode @Reuters IMO Polar Code supports safe shipping in the Arctic: https://t.co/zK6gmSfBa2 #PolarCode
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International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) IMO's International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) is mandatory under both the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) and the International Convention for the Prevention of ...

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Shipping in polar waters

Shipping in polar waters

International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) IMO's International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) is mandatory under both the International ...

Adoption of an international code of safety for ships operating in polar waters (Polar Code)

Adoption of an international code of safety for ships operating in polar waters (Polar Code)

​IMO has adopted the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) and related amendments to make it mandatory under both the International Convention for the Safety ...

Scary warming at poles showing up at weird times, places

Scary warming at poles showing up at weird times, places

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists are seeing surprising melting in Earth's polar regions at times they don't expect, like winter, and in places they don't expect, like eastern Antarctica. ...

'It's all quite devastating': Documenting the rapid loss of Arctic sea ice

'It's all quite devastating': Documenting the rapid loss of Arctic sea ice

What's happening to the Arctic Ocean has far-reaching consequences. Photographers and filmmakers discuss the difficult task of documenting the great melt at the top of the world.

2019 in line for second lowest Arctic sea ice extent record

2019 in line for second lowest Arctic sea ice extent record

High heat and conditioning throughout this year’s melt season put a hurting on Arctic sea ice, but it may still take big storms or more heat to break 2012 extent record.

How polar animals cope with frigid darkness for months at a time

How polar animals cope with frigid darkness for months at a time

The Arctic in winter is dark—but it's not empty. Some animals choose to stay put.

How anchoring a ship to an ice floe will help fight climate change

How anchoring a ship to an ice floe will help fight climate change

Mosaic, a year-long Arctic mission aims to answer fundamental questions about global warming

‘It’s cool to be cold’: Confessions of frigid-weather fanatics

‘It’s cool to be cold’: Confessions of frigid-weather fanatics

These chionophiles are happiest in subzero temperatures, but they worry that embracing the cold is a challenge fewer will have the opportunity to accept.