Arctic Melt Could Open Access To ... What Caused Arctic Melt
With a melting Arctic, Iceland's president said the door could open to a massive deposit of resources, and the irony isn't lost on many.By Melissa Prax | November 14, 2015
The Arctic melting might not be all bad, depending on your perspective, of course.
Iceland's President Olafur Grimsson recently spoke at an Arctic Circle Forum and said that with the melting ice comes access to rich resources, including fossil fuels.
Ironic, isn't it? And of course, there's no shortage of investors wanting to cash in on the possibility of oil, rare metals and new transportation routes.