26 July 2020. WARNING: despite the challenges with COVID19, Norway’s Svalbard archipelago hit a record high of 21.7 degrees Celsius. From Alaska to Russia’s Siberia, the Arctic islands are warming faster than almost anywhere on Earth. #HighNorth #GlobalClimateCrisis
The totally denied space known as North Korea which should have been immune from COVID19 until this week, when it announced a case & promptly blamed a returning defector from South Korea. Far more likely it was a visitor from Beijing or Moscow.