The NSIDC doesn’t usually release data for both poles simultaneously, but has done so this time because of what scientists have dubbed an “exceptional” year in 2017..
Burning all known fossil fuels could push global temperature an average of 8C above preindustrial levels, with the Arctic bearing brunt of warming.
Mawson Station, located on an isolated outcrop of rock at the edge of the Antarctic plateau is an ideal place to incorporate renewables for electricity generation.
We now know that Dr. Soon is at the center of a massive and unreported conflict of interest.
According to polar scientist Dr Dirk Notz, the question isn’t why is Arctic sea ice melting so fast, it’s how come we have any left at all?
Sea ice extent in the far north of the Arctic dipped to record low levels in February.
Destabilisation of the Jet Stream has caused frigid air to drain into north America and Eurasia, and push unusually warm air into Arctic.