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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: Gornova Anna, , Grinyaev Sergey

PROJECT CONTENTS
Water temperatures in the Pacific ocean is growing — and this is very bad
Articles(107)

Not long ago, scientists involved in environmental issues, found in the Pacific ocean off the coast of North America area, which is five degrees higher than the average temperature of the ocean in this region. It would seem that plus or minus five degrees — a small movement. However, during further research it became clear that this is not just a local increase in water temperature. It is a heat wave, which now is a threat to all marine life of the Pacific ocean.

12-09-2019 193 0

The Arctic: defense of Russian interests

Multimedia round table on the theme: "Arctic: defense of Russian interests". The President of Russia Vladimir Putin on 22 April at a meeting of the Russian security Council ordered the creation of a new state body for Arctic development. Also the meeting discussed issues of ensuring security in the region, aggravated on the background of increased attention of the countries concerned to the development of energy resources on the Arctic shelf.

26-04-2014 3848 0

DA Medvedev "International economic cooperation in the Arctic. The Arctic Economic Council"

For the first time at the system level to study the issue of the organization of economic cooperation in the Arctic. It reflected the basic economic interests of the countries of the Arctic region, contributing to their economic integration. It sets out the problems and prospects of development of the Arctic Economic Council. For a wide range of readers interested in modern problems of international economic co-operation in the Arctic.

09-09-2015 3771 0

Arctic review, No. 5, 2019

Was published the next issue of the journal "Arctic review". This time topic: communication, navigation and control in the Arctic.

10-09-2019 205 0

Arctic ground transportation must master magnetocavitation technology
Other(2)

The development of the Arctic regions of Russia is mainly determined by the transport accessibility from the so-called mainland, i.e. the parent, in fact, warm fit according to standard parameters and conditions for life. To date all project in the transportation improvement revolve around the well-known technologies, especially intensive and costly projects are a railway and a modernization of the air Harbor. However, despite the fact that will run and run projects that will serve for decades, they are not provided a manifold increase in transport efficiency. But people want to go many times faster and cheaper, and transport of goods should be made also at times cheaper and faster than today.

15-12-2017 1677 0

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