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Scientific methods of oil and gas geology and geophysics (INGG) of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences are developing new methods of three-dimensional seismic exploration to search for oil and gas fields in the Far North and the shelf of the Arctic seas. The work is carried out jointly with the Krasnoyarsk subsidiary of PJSC "Rosneft".

YaNAD has become the leader in the Russian Arctic zone in terms of investment, Tass reports with reference to the press service of the governor of the district.

The Murmansk, Ivan Krusenstern and Mudyyug ships have arrived to the IV festival of ice breakers in St. Petersburg which passes on April 29 and 30 in the Northern Capital.

It is supposed that at preservation of modern rates of thawing of underwater permafrost there can be a strong emission of methane.

Putin urges energy companies to develop know-how for drilling in the far north.

In Russia a series of the exhibitions devoted to the Russian North started. The intermuseum project initiated by the Norilsk Nickel company received the name "Development of the North: one thousand years of success". Lenta.ru learned what exhibits will expose in the museums and as the northern culture unites territories from Murmansk to Taimyr.