Arctic: Culture and Climate

Arctic: Culture and Climate

Nearly 400,000 Indigenous Peoples live within the shrinking Circumpolar region, divided between eight nations, including the United States, Canada, Russia, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland and Greenland (which is a Realm of Denmark). They comprise forty different ethnic groups in the Circumpolar North, including Inuit, Aleut, Alutit, Sakha and Sámi, and...

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Memorial for London’s COVID victims announced

Memorial for London’s COVID victims announced

Londoners who lost their lives in the Covid-19 pandemic will be commemorated with a new garden of blossoming trees in the east of the city, the Mayor has announced. The memorial garden, near the 2012 Olympic stadium in Newham, will remember the thousands who have died and the capital’s shared...

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Christmas compared: how Brits feel about this year’s festive season

Christmas compared: how Brits feel about this year’s festive season

As we approach the festive season – a time when connection, togetherness and quality time are at the forefront – there’s no denying it’s currently underscored by unprecedented uncertainty, worry and isolation. A Christmas ago, no one could have predicted the despair looming over this year’s festive period. With the...

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Playing the game: how the UK keeps entertained during lockdown

Playing the game: how the UK keeps entertained during lockdown

As the UK enters a winter period most likely to be spent indoors, we are all on the hunt for ways to keep ourselves entertained, and gaming is just the tonic. Thanks to lifelike graphic designs, well-crafted storylines and varied character choice, gaming offers the perfect escape from the pressures...

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