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Arthur Chilingarov celebrates his 80th birthday

Today, Artur Chilingarov, President of the Association of Polar Explorers, a member of the Board of Trustees of Arctic World Club, celebrates his 80th anniversary. Congratulations from the Arctic World Club President and the Arcticmorgeo Chairman of the Board of Directors Sergey Egorov.

Scientists to study permafrost thawing in Arctic seas

The route will lie across the Kara, Laptev and East Siberian seas. In September, about 80 scientists from Russia, China and Sweden will set out on an expedition to study the ecology and biochemical changes, caused by the thawing permafrost in the East Arctics seas and along the Northern Sea Route, the Tomsk Polytechnic Universitys press service said on Friday.

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Extreme-E global launch presentation

Gaining wild popularity all over the world, Formula E, which many journalists have already dubbed the future of automobile racing, announced the launch of a new project - Extreme E. The main idea of ​​the creators of the new series is to hold competitions on electric SUVs in places of the planet where there are real environmental threats. Creators are heading to draw public attention to ecological issues due to the entertainment of these races. It is noteworthy that one of the stages will take place in the Arctic. The organizers promise to keep the entire territory involved in its original form. The "Oscar" laureate, director of documentary films Fisher Stevens will take care of the content-atmosphere of a unique project. Remember the sensational DiCaprio film about global warming? It was directed by Stevens.

At a personal meeting, the head of the series Alejandro Agag shined with his energy and optimism. Arcticmorgeo will gladly help the organizers to hold a race in the Arctic. A full project start is scheduled for the 2021st year.