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Bering Strait

Early Migrants Got Stuck On Way To America, New Research Suggests

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 03.15.2014 | Science

Native Americans along the Pacific Coast and aboriginal Siberians may have both originated from populations living on the land bridge now submerged ...

The Trail of the Whales: Look How Far We've Come

Doreen Walton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Doreen Walton

We've nearly made it to the end of our journey. My toddler and I have been following the grey whale migration up the west coast of the Americas. I pieced the journey together using public transport, on a tight budget and tight schedule.

An Olympian in Our Midst

Elizabeth MacNairn | Posted 09.26.2012 | Impact
Elizabeth MacNairn

Wrapped tight in a specially made wetsuit, tested to endure the 30 F waters of the Bering Strait, Philippe will attempt the final leg of an international tour that most Olympic Swimmers wouldn't dare: crossing the four major straits of water connecting the world's continents.

Quadruple Amputee To Swim Shark-Infested Seas

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Quadruple amputee Phillipe Croizon has announced that he'll brave some of the world's most treacherous waters next year as he swims between five conti...

Could a Massive Dam Between Alaska and Russia Save the Arctic?

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alaska Dispatch News

Scientists have for decades proposed mastering the elements to control the weather. But is tinkering with the Arctic Ocean -- the world's air conditioner -- by building a dam across the Bering Strait really a good idea?