Welcome to follow the new adventure of Icebreaker Lenin, being currently transformed into conference and exhibition centre. Through this blog, one could follow the development of this transformation and its progress as well as maybe getting to know before anyone else what would the exhibition be about. One could also read about icebreaker technology and latest scientific information on various issues such as climate change, sea ice conditions, development of exploitation of natural resources in the Arctic…etc. The project is called “Arctic Expo Centre – Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker Lenin – ICE and is supported by the Kolarctic ENPI CBC Programme 2007-2013. The partners are Polaria, Tromsoe in Norway, Atomflot, in Murmansk, Russia and the lead partner is the Arctic Centre, University of Lapland in Rovaniemi, Finland.