Tag Archives: sea ice

Sea ice in Arctic measured at record low

The underlying cause of the ongoing melt is, of course, our planet’s changing climate for which we humans are responsible, not sun spots or some other cause from outer space. The NY Times has the story.


As Arctic ice retreats, storms take toll on the land

More dismal info in this article by a veteran Arctic writer.

Living on thin ice, in Antarctica

OK, there’s not a lot of reading here, which is good news for tee vee viewers and those folks hooked on video games. But the pictures do tell a helluva story. If only the friends of Big Oil and Big Coal, a k a members of Congress, would wake up.