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Arctic Fox

The Far North, Part 1 -- The Glaciers of Svalbard: Going Arctic on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 06.27.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

It prides itself on being the world's most northerly city, albeit with only about 2,000 residents; it's way beyond the Arctic Circle, just 813 miles f...

'Tis the Season to Be Owlly

Steve Zack | Posted 02.20.2014 | Green
Steve Zack

We are in the midst of a major irruption of the snowy owl in the east. Such irruptions, which occur every couple of years in the lower 48, are generally due to low populations levels of its mainstay Arctic prey, lemmings -- particularly the collared lemming.

LOOK: Arctic Fox Puppies Born In Minnesota Zoo

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.07.2012 | Green

Aurora, an arctic fox at Minnesota's Como Zoo, gave birth to nine puppies, or kits, over the weekend, WCCO-TV reports. The puppies, each of which w...