Changing Climate

Cyclone over Arctic Ocean – August 24, 2019

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/08/cyclone-over-arctic-ocean-august-24-2019.htmlAs illustrated by above map, Arctic heating is accelerating, with temperatures showing up in the Arctic that are up to 4.41°C hotter than the average global temperature during 1880-1920. The image below shows two plots. […]

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Yuri Kozyrev’s best photograph: Norilsk, one of Earth’s most polluted places

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2019/may/02/yuri-kozyrev-best-photograph-norilsk-arctic-russian-earth-most-pollutedPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/yuri-kozyrevs-best-photograph-norilsk-one-of-earths-most-polluted-places/ ‘This Arctic city was built by Russian prisoners in the late 1930s to meet wartime demand for metal. There are graveyards everywhere’ I shot this in […]

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Arctic Warming Up Fast

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/03/arctic-warming-up-fast.htmlOn March 30, 2019, Arctic sea ice extent was 13.42 million km², a record low for the measurements at ads.nipr.ac.jp for the time of year. [ click on images to enlarge ]As the Arctic warms […]

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Care for the Ozone Layer

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/01/care-for-the-ozone-layer.htmlThe stratosphere normally is cold and very dry. Global warming can increase water vapor in the stratosphere in a number of ways. Global warming causes the troposphere to warm and since warmer air holds more water […]

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Dangerous situation in Arctic

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/11/dangerous-situation-in-arctic.htmlIn the North Pacific, the flow of warmer water is clearly visible (see images right, green circle left). In the North Atlantic, huge amounts of heat are moving into the Arctic Ocean (green circle right). […]