Longyearbyen


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Longyearbyen

(ˈlɒŋjɪəˌbjɛn)
n
(Placename) a village on Spitsbergen island, administrative centre of the Svalbard archipelago: coal-mining
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Only 30km of tarmac connects the far-flung Arctic community of Longyearbyen with the rest of the world, living year-round at 78-degrees north in the Svalbard archipelago and, as I embark on a winter adventure across main island Spitsbergen, I've quite literally come to the end of the road.
Only 30km of tarmac connects the far-flung Arctic community of Longyearbyen, living year-round at 78-degrees north in the Svalbard archipelago, and as I embark on a winter adventure across main island Spitsbergen, I've quite literally come to the end of the road.
Announcement of competition: Radiographic imaging, Longyearbyen Hospital.
gov/feature/goddard/2017/nasa-annual-arctic-ice-survey-expanded-range-this-year) Longyearbyen, Svalbard, base in Sweden .
Fans of Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy - and those of the murder mystery TV series Fortitude - will be familiar with Svalbard; Longyearbyen is its main port, with a striking collection of multicoloured homes and an eerie aerial tramway that carried coal to the harbour.
Around 180 people have been evacuated from Longyearbyen and Askholt
LONGYEARBYEN, Norway -- Sky-gazers looked up in awe Friday as the moon blocked the sun in a total solar eclipse that momentarily darkened a slice of northern Europe.
The bear was shot dead, and the man, part of a group of six people who were on a snowscooter and skiing tour and staying in tents, was flown by helicopter to hospital in Longyearbyen, the main settlement on Svalbard, a police spokesman said.
In the past few months, there have been several bears close to and even in Longyearbyen.
We followed up this unexpected occurrence of mackerel in the Arctic with a small survey near Longyearbyen, adding a description of related oceanographic conditions of the sea in the area.
Just over 2000 people live in the town of Longyearbyen, the biggest community on Svalbard, where the sun never sets the sun never sets from April to late from April to late August.