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.

Dire, Record Low Snowpack in California

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Dire, Record Low Snowpack in California

  • Published: Apr 1st, 2015

This year's sad California snowpack "obliterates" the previous record low.

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.

More Lake-Effect Snow

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More Lake-Effect Snow

  • Published: Nov 19th, 2014

As the U.S. and globe have warmed, lake-effect snowfall amounts have been on the rise.

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.

Antarctic Ice: What’s Going On

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Antarctic Ice: What’s Going On

  • Published: Sep 17th, 2014

September marks the end of winter when the sea ice that surrounds Antarctica swells to its maximum extent.

Spring Snow Cover

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Spring Snow Cover

  • Published: Apr 2nd, 2014

While this has been a snowy winter, the past 50 years have shown a trend of less overall spring snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere.

Valentine’s Day Snow Cover

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Valentine’s Day Snow Cover

  • Published: Feb 19th, 2014

Snow cover for the continental U.S. on Valentine’s Day, 2014 was light-years beyond what we saw a year ago.