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A fire broke out aboard the US's only heavy icebreaker in one of the most remote places on earth


The US's only icebreaker made its annual trip to Antarctica, and it got banged up on the way


A Chinese icebreaker ship crashed into an iceberg at the South Pole



The Coast Guard turned down a request for an Arctic exercise out of concern the US' only heavy icebreaker would break down and Russia would have to rescue it


A Russian icebreaker caught fire in St. Petersburg — the latest in a series of shipyard accidents


An NPR host who's interviewed thousands of people over 45 years has the only icebreaker you'll ever need, and it's just 4 words



Great-power competition is growing in the Arctic, but lawmakers want to cut funding for the US's next icebreaker


The Coast Guard is asking for $15 million to keep its only heavy icebreaker afloat -- and for $750 million to finally build a new one


The Coast Guard's only heavy icebreaker has been fighting engine failure and flooding in the frigid Antarctic


The head of the Coast Guard says Russia has 'all the pieces on the chessboard' in the Arctic -- but the US has 'only got a couple of pawns'


15 terrible conversation starters you should avoid in a job interview


13 terrible conversation starters you should avoid in a job interview



The US Coast Guard is asking for help responding to a 'mini arms buildup' with Russia in the Arctic


China and Russia have their eyes on the Arctic -- and Rex Tillerson says the US is 'late to the game'


The US Navy and Coast Guard are looking to play catch-up in the Arctic


18 of the best photos from around the US military



Australia is spending $529 million on a new Antarctic icebreaker


Antarctic icebreaker Aurora Australis has successfully refloated after being stranded for two days


The US might lose one of its most important strategic tools in the Arctic for up to 6 years