Global warming is having an huge impact on the lives of communities in the Arctic. We visit Sami reindeer herders in northern Sweden to see how their livelihoods and identity are under threat.
A polar bear can barely walk through an Arctic landscape almost void of ice. The photographer has said his team members were "pushing through their tears" to film the scene.
Santa Claus could face problems delivering gifts: Researchers have found that wild reindeer herds are declining, and that the animals are getting smaller and weaker. And there's further bad news for Arctic animals.
Some people are skeptical that human activity is driving global warming. We take a look at the most common arguments used by climate deniers, and set the record straight.
With its operation IceBridge, NASA is currently conducting research flights over the Arctic to monitor ice loss. The photos are spectacular - and worrisome.
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