Every cloud has a silver lining? Except that ultimately this cloud will kill all the humans.
Northern Sea Route Opens Up to Non-Russian Vessel, Makes Maritime History
The complicated component of the news is the fact that the very thing that has made such voyages now possible is global warming itself, while users of the route claim their environmental impact will be drastically less, because of shorter travel distance required, when compared to travel through the Suez Canal. So is the development really something to celebrate or is it in fact something Greenpeace may plan huge protests around? We’ll have to see. Either way, history is being made this month, for better or worse.