Polar ice consists of sea ice, ice sheets, and glaciers. ... water to the oceans
through either the melting of or the "calving" off of icebergs from the world's land
Apr 12, 2016 ... Read scientific analysis on Arctic sea ice conditions. We provide ... Follow the
melt year-round with daily images & scientific analysis. Visit the ...
The polar ice caps have melted faster in last 20 years than in the last 10000. A
comprehensive satellite study confirms that the melting ice caps are raising sea ...
Nov 2, 2015 ... A new study conducted by NASA shows the accumulation of snow in parts of
Antarctica may offset melting.
Jan 9, 2016 ... When it comes to the polar ice cap, it is possible to be too young and too thin.
Extraordinary melting of sea ice in the Arctic in 2012 shattered the all-time low
sea ice extent record set in September ...
May 27, 2015 ... We've had two weeks of worrying news about the melting of Antarctica. The
Larsen C and especially the remaining Larsen B ice shelves ...
Essentially Arctic sea ice is more important for the earth's energy balance
because when it increasingly melts, more sunlight is absorbed by the oceans
May 19, 2015 ... Updated NASA satellite data show the polar ice caps remained at ... 2012, the
media presented a daily barrage of melting ice cap stories.
Mar 31, 2016 ... In a study published in Nature, scientists from Penn State and University of
Massachusetts, Amherst warn that polar ice is melting at its quickest ...