The word arctic is a noun. Arctic means (1) a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow.
Arctic is also an adjective that means (1) extremely cold.
Arctic is also an adjective that means (1) of or relating to the Arctic.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word arctic.
The subarctic regions comprise lands that lie just south of the Arctic Circle, including areas of Canada and Siberia. Learn about the topography and climate of the subarctic region.
Alaska is considered one of the most scenic states in the USA. Temperate rainforests, arctic tundra, boreal forests, and volcanic islands are all part of the landscape in Alaska.
Canada is located on the continent of North America. It is bounded by the United States to the south and the Arctic Ocean to the north. Canada is home to ten Provinces and three Territories.
The European continent is home to over 40 countries. It is bounded to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean and Black Seas, to the east by Asia, and to the north by the Arctic Ocean.
Europe is bounded by the Arctic Ocean to the North, the Atlantic Ocean to the West, the Mediterranean Sea to the South and the Ural Mountains and Caspian Sea to the East. It comprises 43 countries.
The following articles provide recent arctic-related news.
Rising arctic temperatures have scientists nervous that trapped greenhouse gasses may be escaping the frozen ground and increasing global warming. Mark Phillips reports.
CBS News. Sunday, 11 Apr 2021 02:10:11 -0400.
A major mining project in Greenland aimed at exploiting the Arctic island's huge untapped mineral resources has been thrown into doubt following a snap election.
Sky News. Wednesday, 07 Apr 2021 07:52:00 +0100.