Arctic ice shrinks 18% in a year, sounding climate change alarm bells

Scientists and environment groups say the fall is unprecedented and the clearest signal yet of global warming Sea ice in the Arctic shrunk a dramatic 18% this year to a record low of 3.41m sq km, according to the official US monitoring organisation the National Snow and Ice Data Centre in Boulder, Colorado. Scientists and environment groups last night said the fall was unprecedented and the clearest signal yet of climate change. The data released showed ... Full Story »

Posted by Pamela Hogle - via Google News (Climate Change)
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Subjects: World, Politics, Sci/Tech
Topics: Global Warming, Climate Change
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Posted by: Posted by Pamela Hogle - Sep 19, 2012 - 12:19 PM PDT
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