Before anyone replies to this, "what happened to global warming?," please note that most of the Northern Hemisphere is warmer than average. These cold pockets in Europe and Alaska are a noteworthy curiosity, but don't signify anything climate-wise.
The Czech Republic's richest man, whose financial group has deep roots across Eastern Europe and Central Asia, has died in a helicopter crash in Alaska.
Alaska helicopter crash kills five, including one of Europe’s richest people, @washingtonpost rpts:
Later today the high level talks will take place in Anchorage in Alaska. Before the arrival of Boeing 747-400 most flights between Europe and had to land here to refuel. The airport was busy, but I guess that will be the case today again.
Alaska gets it when it comes to vaccine rollout. Why? Because it empowers local communities. It's a big reason Europe is far behind.
? Bluethroats are passage visitors to the UK, found along our eastern coastlines in spring and autumn. In summer they head off to breed in parts of Europe, Asia and Alaska. These white-spotted bluethroats are the earliest to arrive! ? #Spring #Bluethroats #Beautifulbirds
Russia/Europe/Alaska were so unusually mild in Feb. that NOAA ran out of colors to show it