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July 15, 2014 at 6:45 AM

The Arctic as the 21st century Northwest Passage

The headline is how U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Everett., describes the role and challenges facing the United States in the climate change evolving Arctic. The North Pole is rich with mineral resources, and the¬†looming shortcut for shipping is attracting lots of attention. The topic has even caught the attention of the National Journal, a distinguished…

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