The Arctic is warming about twice as fast as the planet as a whole, with serious consequences. Scientists have been warning about this for decades.
June 25, 2020 • ~7 min
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Models have predicted for some time that with every degree of global warming, the Arctic will see double or more.
June 25, 2020 • ~5 min
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There is a risk that tonnes of diesel oil could drift from the lake to the Arctic Ocean.
June 9, 2020 • ~4 min
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Climate change has caused the decine of "shorefast ice," vital to Arctic residents for hunting, fishing, and connecting with neighbors, researchers say.
May 12, 2020 • ~7 min
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The flow of carbon and trace elements under Arctic sea ice will clarify how climate change will affect one of the fastest-warming regions of the world.
April 24, 2020 • ~6 min
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By 2050, sea ice at the North Pole could be gone, researchers say. But how long the disappearance lasts is up to us.
April 21, 2020 • ~4 min
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The thawing of Arctic permafrost will reinvigorate microbes. The question is, how much methane will those microbes produce?
April 6, 2020 • ~5 min
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Arctic climate change – it's recent carbon emissions we should fear, not ancient methane 'time bombs'
The wet and low-lying East Siberian Arctic is likely to be a major methane source in the coming decades.
April 2, 2020 • ~5 min
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