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Arctic and Antarctic in modern geopolitics

The project is devoted to the actual direction of the assessment of the impact on contemporary geopolitics of climate change and related changes in the Earth's distance from the polar regions. The project is based on the provisions of the strategic importance of the polar regions for the development of modern civilization. Examines geopolitical, military, economic and other aspects of the problem.

Project working group
Project coordinator:
Medvedev Dmitry
Experts: , Zafar Javed , Gornova Anna, Zhuravelʹ Valery

PROJECT CONTENTS
"I took off in the harsh edge of eternal winter" As a Russian pilot made the first Arctic flight in world history
Articles(116)

SpecialistsThe Russian Geographical Society (RGS) and military researchers reconstructed the flight route of Russia's first polar pilotJan Nagursky, who in 1914 was looking for the missing expeditionsGeorge Sedov and other polar explorers in the Novaya Zemlya area. Two Mi-8 helicopters with reconstruction participants flew past Cape Borisov, Admiralty Peninsula, Arkhangelsk Bay and Pankratiev Island. 107 years ago, Lieutenant Nagursky, who became a pioneer of Arctic flights, first overcame this route on a French biplane Farman MF.11.

07-12-2021 26289 0

Green Agenda programs are being integrated into the digital Arctic

The IX annual meeting of the International Expert Council for Cooperation in the Arctic (IECCA) on the topic: "Digital Arctic: navigation, communication, management" was held at Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (NIU).

24-11-2021 37591 0

Intellectual Property performance of Arctic Countries

Patents registration is one of the important indications of any country’s education and research quality. In this case Russia is on top in the total application but most of the Russian applications received in the Resident category and it’s far behind in the Non-resident category.

18-04-2022 49929 0

Modern problems and prospects of development of Arctic gas industrial complex

In the monograph examines a wide range of issues related to the development of the resource base, industrial development and logistics of supply Arctic gas condensate fields at the present stage of development of the global and domestic economy. In this regard, serious attention is paid to geopolitical and geo-economic factors in the Arctic. Analyzes the problems of development of natural resources in conditions of sanctions restrictions and taking into account the forecast of dynamics of world energy markets. Shows the strategic priorities of the new energy in the Russian Arctic and the main gas projects. The prospects for supplies of liquefied natural gas to Asian and European market, the economic situation of the Ukrainian gas transit. Special attention is paid to securing national interests and economic security in the Arctic, the interaction of the defense and economic factors, including the development of the Northern sea route.

23-05-2019 2382 0

The first floating nuclear power station in the world in operation. In Russia
Other(4)

Heard about the nuclear plant? It sounds cool and they give us very much, but now there is a new type of these energy sources. Imagine this: an insane amount of energy that can be delivered anywhere and with minimal cost. No need to pull wires or to prepare the infrastructure and ad-hoc substation.

31-05-2020 17528 0

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