The Arctic Is Melting, and Fast. But Maybe Data Can Save It
Antarktis Impressionen (picture-alliance/blickwinkel/E. Hummel). First, the bad news: The Arctic is melting much faster than expected, and could ...
'Arctic sea ice is the vital seal-hunting platform of the polar bear.
Figure 5 - Average ice thickness in the Arctic in summer has dropped in half,
Figure 1 - Ice in the Arctic is increasingly melting, exposing dark waters below.
West Antarctica's glaciers and floating ice shelves are becoming increasingly unstable.
An iceberg in Tikhaya Bay in the Franz Josef Land archipelago, Russia. Sputnik via AP/Vera Kostamo
Polar bear (ursus maritimus) in arctic landscape.
Polar bears provide the classic image for endangered Arctic megafauna. However, far more is at stake if satellite monitoring of sea ice extent ceases to ...
The extent of sea ice in September 2014 was the sixth lowest since satellite observations began in 1979. Credit: NOAA
New research shows the Thwaites Glacier in Antarctica, pictured here, may be at risk of melting further inland than previously thought. Credit: NASA
Melting Arctic sea ice poses a major threat to polar bears' survival
Polar bears depend on sea ice and may go extinct in the wild if the ice disappears
Science Torpedoes Reveal How Greenland Is Melting From Below
Antarctica, Tabular Icebergs.
The Arctic region is continuing to warm up more than twice as fast as the rest of the planet, which is also expected to mark its hottest year in modern ...
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Sea ice is seen from NASA's Operation IceBridge research aircraft off the northwest coast above Greenland
A polar bear on an ice floe
Loss Of Arctic Sea Ice Will Have Global Consequences
Arctic sea ice under the midnight sun.
'In the waning days of 2016 we were warned: save the data.' Photograph: Andrew Stewart / SpecialistStock
Arctic Ocean sea ice melt as seen from the U.S. Coast Guard icebreaker Cutter Healy.
Scientists warn of uncontrollable climate change amid drastic Arctic melt
Published at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Melting sea ice increases Arctic precipitation, complicates climate predictions
Antarctica, Petermann Island, Icicles hang from melting iceberg near Lemaire Channel
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New Climate Change Data Shows Massive Greenland Ice Melt Picking Up Speed
Antarctic ice shelves. Collapse of Antarctic ice shelves could ...
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Ice in Arctic ocean in Svalbard
An iceberg melts in Kulusuk, Greenland, near the Arctic circle. The far northern
A Melting Arctic Could Spark a New Cold War
The crew of the US Coast Guard Cutter Healy, in the midst of their ICESCAPE
Polar ice is melting fast, especially in the Arctic, shown here. It's one symptom of a global change in Earth's climate.
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Sea ice floating north of Greenland. Photo by Robbie Russell / NASA
A lone polar bear is reflected in icy Arctic waters.
The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy dip their feet in a melt pond during Ice Liberty — a few hours during the ICESCAPE mission when scientists and ...
Heat from the earth's core is melting the base of the Greenland ice sheet.
Earth may be approaching a carbon dioxide threshold for melting ice in the Arctic
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The Totten ice shelf, Antarctica.
This handout photo taken in 2009 and rel
(Photo: Melting Glacier via Shutterstock)
Chill, Bro: Arctic Melting at Alarming Rate While Antarctica Stays Cool
No respite in sight for a melting world (Pic: I.Quaile)
Image credits NASA ICE / Wikimedia.
Such thin ice now could see record low summertime sea-ice conditions in the Arctic
Satellite measurements revealed that Arctic ice was well below the long-term average last year
It won't be just polar bears that lose out if the ice at the Acrtic melts. The climate of the entire planet will suffer. Photo Credit: BBC. “
Warmer water, melting ice, warmer water...melting ice (I.
Arctic summer sea ice cover could disappear with 2C temperature rise
We see evidence of the kill first: a shockingly broad spread of scarlet, probably the blood of a ringed seal, on snow-covered sea ice. Then the polar bear ...
melting arctic ice comparison image
Antarctica's Larsen B Ice Shelf collapsed into hundreds of icebergs in 2002, speeding the melt
Ex UN-climate chief speaks out on Arctic drilling
NASA's IceBridge in the Arctic Circle
Antarctica's Larsen B Ice Shelf is likely to shatter into hundreds of icebergs before the end of the decade, according to a new NASA study.
A bearded seal in Svalbard, Norway. Photo: iStock
people standing on sea ice, ship to the right of them
A new study may help mankind understand the gravity of climate change.
Sea ice off the northwest coast of Greenland on March 30, 2017.
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NASA's IceBridge in the Arctic Circle
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