Illustration: Henry Wong

Trade, tech … and now the Arctic? The next frontier in the China-US struggle for global control

  • Beijing has defined itself as a ‘near-Arctic state’ and is taking a growing interest in shipping and economic development of other countries in the area
  • But Washington is wary of its rival’s ambitions and the potential for Chinese science and commerce to morph into a security threat
Topic |   China science
Illustration: Henry Wong