Arctic Sea Ice Volume on Thin Ice

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Arctic Sea Ice Volume on Thin Ice

  • Published: Sep 16th, 2015

Ten of the lowest annual Arctic sea ice volume minimums have been in the last 11 years.

Record Low Maximum for Arctic Sea Ice

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Record Low Maximum for Arctic Sea Ice

  • Published: Mar 25th, 2015

2015's annual maximum of winter Arctic sea ice is the lowest in the satellite record.

September Arctic Sea Ice

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September Arctic Sea Ice

  • Published: Sep 17th, 2014

2014's Arctic sea ice minimum isn’t going to be as low as the record set in 2012, but it will be well below the 1981-2010 average.

2013 Arctic Sea Ice Loss

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2013 Arctic Sea Ice Loss

  • Published: Sep 13th, 2013

Compared with the median ice cover from 1981-2010, 2013's Arctic sea ice loss comes out to approximately 1.74 times the land area of Texas.

Arctic Paradox: Warmer Arctic May Mean Cold Blasts for Some

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Arctic Paradox: Warmer Arctic May Mean Cold Blasts for Some

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2010

Arctic warming and loss of sea ice may be helping to drive cold air southward, into the US and Europe, according to recent studies.

Envisioning Ice Loss

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Envisioning Ice Loss

  • Published: Sep 22nd, 2010

Greenland lost an average of 577 billion tons of ice per year from 2004-2007. But just how much is that?

Alaska Total Ice Loss 2004-07

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Alaska Total Ice Loss 2004-07

  • Published: Mar 4th, 2010

Alaska has been losing tremendous volumes of ice to the sea.