Arctic exploration

Yury Sychov, Director of the Polar Foundation, Participant of the Expedition to the Arctic, and Scientist

As the ice melts due to global warming and the vast resources located at the top the world become more accessible, the interest in this region has increased dramatically. Five states - Russia, Canada, Norway, Denmark and the U.S.- are already racing for their piece of the cake. What is the most likely scenario of Arctic exploration in the near future: competition or international cooperation? We’ll be talking about it to Yury Sychov, Director of the Polar Foundation, Participant of the Expedition to Arctic, and Scientist.