Category: Sea ice

We’re witnessing the fastest decline in Arctic…

We’re witnessing the fastest decline in Arctic sea ice in at least 1,500 years:

This is really bad. And the fossil fuel industry is to blame.

Fight back: climatetruth.org

Arctic Music

Arctic Music:

Since 1980 the Arctic has lost ¾ of it’s sea ice.

What’s really alarming for me is that we…

What’s really alarming for me is that we’re seeing the Arctic is changing faster than at any rate in recorded history.

New study uncovers the ‘keystone domino’ strat…

New study uncovers the ‘keystone domino’ strategy of climate denial | Dana Nuccitelli: undefined

Photo: Stimpson Family Nature Reserve. The storage facility…

Photo: Stimpson Family Nature Reserve.

The storage facility for the world’s seeds was flooded after very high temperatures melted glacier ice at a rapid pace. The world’s seeds are kept in a facility that is meant to prevent freezing. While the facility is capable of keeping seeds safe from floods, the idea of flood proofing the facility was an after thought.

Read more here:
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/may/19/arctic-stronghold-of-worlds-seeds-flooded-after-permafrost-melts

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