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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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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). […]

Impacts

IPCC keeps feeding the addiction

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/10/ipcc-keeps-feeding-the-addiction.htmlThe IPCC just released its report Global Warming of 1.5ºC. Things aren’t looking good and instead of providing good advice and guidance, the IPCC bends over backward in efforts to keep feeding the addiction. The […]

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What Does Runaway Warming Look Like?

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/10/what-does-runaway-warming-look-like.htmlThe forcing caused by the rapid rise in the levels of greenhouse gases is far out of line with current temperatures. A 10°C higher temperature is more in line with these levels, as illustrated by […]

Air

Looking the climate abyss in the eye!

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/09/looking-the-climate-abyss-in-the-eye.htmlGrowth of CO₂ in the atmosphere is accelerating. The image shows the growth rate in parts per million (ppm), based on annual Mauna Loa data (1959-2017), with a 4th-order polynomial trend added. While no data […]

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Disappearance of Arctic Sea Ice

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/07/disappearance-of-arctic-sea-ice.htmlThe image on the right shows sea surface temperatures on July 6 for the years 2014 to 2018 at a location near Svalbard (at 77.958°N, 5.545°E), with an exponential trend added based on the data. […]