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Media Advisory: Workshop on peace, security in Canadian Arctic and China Sea region

TORONTO, Wednesday, April 26 – As the race for underwater resource extraction clashes with regional and international security, militarization and boundary claims, a workshop at York University will debate the issues and develop a framework for future negotiations. The day-long Geotechnical Politics of Ocean Frontiers: The Canadian North & the Indo-Pacific interdisciplinary workshop on peace […]

Arctic sea ice still too thick for regular shipping route through Northwest Passage: York research

TORONTO, September 29, 2015 – Despite climate change, sea ice in the Northwest Passage (NWP) remains too thick and treacherous for it to be a regular commercial Arctic shipping route for many decades, according to new research out of York University. Prior to this research, there was little information about the thickness of sea ice […]