5 days ago ... January Arctic sea ice extent was the lowest in the satellite record, .... Follow the
melt year-round with daily images & scientific analysis. Visit the ...
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
ALASKA HEATS UP The effects of global warming on the north are not limited to
Satellite data show that since the late 1970s, September Arctic sea ice extent has
decreased by about 12% per decade.
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.
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 ...
In fact, although climate models predict that Arctic sea ice will decline in response
to greenhouse gas increases, the current pace of retreat at the end of the melt ...
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.