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Participants at the Women's March in London.

RANKED: The 19 best countries to live in 2020 if you’re a woman

To produce the list, 73 countries were given scores across five attributes: human rights, gender equality, income equality, progress, and safety.
Members of the 435th Contingency Response Squadron during a runway assessment trip at Jan Mayen Airfield, Norway, November 19, 2019.

The US Air Force is fixing up a remote base that could help keep an eye on Russia

Keeping track of Russian ships and subs is a big part of the US military's growing focus on the Arctic, and that's hard to do without the right bases.
Guylee Simmons and David Schnabel are exploring the Arctic on a refurbished lifeboat.

These 2 architects repurposed an old lifeboat and are using it to explore the Arctic with their dog — check out photos of their incredible adven...

They spent a year fixing up the boat, and now the two men and their dog are spending the winter exploring the Arctic.
Travelers are increasingly drawn to remote, cold destinations.

The demand for cruises to cold destinations is growing at a faster rate than tropical ones, and it all comes down to exclusivity

Cold places like Antarctica, Greenland, and Norway are becoming hot cruising destinations. Their appeal lies in their remoteness and exclusivity.
The aurora borealis, or the "northern lights," over Canada is seen from the International Space Station on September 15, 2017.

A mysterious crunch in Earth’s magnetic field created a new type of aurora borealis. A NASA intern discovered it.

A NASA intern saw the aurora in 3-year-old footage of the Arctic sky. It's the first known aurora caused by Earth's magnetic activity.
These photos show just how much global warming has devastated the Arctic in the 2010s.

29 photos show how climate change has ravaged the Arctic in the past decade

NOAA's Arctic Report Card warns that climate change is transforming the Arctic. These photos show its dire effects on the region so far this decade.

Two students were killed in a school shooting in Los Angeles on Thursday — here are 5 countries that have taken radical steps to eliminate firea...

While no country is exactly like America, other nations have taken steps to reduce firearm violence, like buying back and destroying guns in bulk.
The Arctic Hideaway under the Northern Lights.

This village of tiny houses in the Arctic is actually a hotel — and it’s about as far away from other humans as you can get

The Arctic Hideaway is made up of 10 tiny houses on a remote island off the coast of Norway where there are no cars or restaurants.

These 4 European countries still have a wealth tax. Here’s how it’s working out for them.

Spain, Switzerland, Norway, and Belgium all have a wealth tax that varies greatly in structure and results.
Passengers staged a 'riot' on the ship after the were told the final substitute stop would be cancelled.

Furious passengers on a cruise ship started a ‘riot’ after severe weather forced the captain to cancel stops, and customers complained of ...

The Norwegian Spirit was originally due to embark from Southampton on a 14-day trip calling at destinations in the Netherlands, Norway and Iceland.