Mining company Agnico Eagle Finland has announced an expansion investment at its Kittilä gold mine of approximately 160 million euros.
WORDS FROM THE EDITOR: The railroad tracks running northwards from Rovaniemi or from Kolari will soon dominate the headlines.
Black carbon is a major contributor to climate change. It causes almost a quarter of the warming in the Arctic region. A recently released Finnish animated video tells about ways of mitigating problems relating to black carbon.
ARCTIC STORIES: By midwinter, Finland’s 187 888 lakes and much of the Baltic Sea are covered with ice. Beneath the blanket of ice, you will find wellbeing, fresh delicacies and even start-up money.
ARCTIC STORIES: Porokello is a smart traffic service designed to warn about reindeer on the road. The number of reindeer accidents is already going down.
Is it possible to ensure safe automated transport in difficult weather conditions. Developers, researchers and regulators gathered in Muonio to tackle this and related issues.
The launch of ICEYE-X1 sent the first ever under 100 kg SAR satellite into orbit. Making further history, ICEYE also successfully established communications with the 70 kg satellite.
Finnish Meteorological Institute and University of Oulu will increase space research activities and intensify co-operation with the Sodankylä Space Campus.
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