Temperatures Are Soaring at the North Pole . . . Again

Temperatures Are Soaring at the North Pole . . . Again

  • Published: Dec 21st, 2016

Climate change is cranking up the heat at the North Pole and made the current heat wave *much more* likely.

East Antarctica is Melting From Above and Below

East Antarctica is Melting From Above and Below

  • Published: Dec 16th, 2016

Warm water and air are both cutting into ice in a previously stable part of Antarctica.

2016 ‘Arctic Report Card’ Gives Grim Evaluation

2016 ‘Arctic Report Card’ Gives Grim Evaluation

  • Published: Dec 14th, 2016

The global warming signal in the Arctic was stronger and more pronounced during 2016 than any other year.

Arctic Sea Ice Sees Strange Cold Season Retreat

Arctic Sea Ice Sees Strange Cold Season Retreat

  • Published: Dec 6th, 2016

After a virtually unprecedented mid-November retreat, the Arctic set a record low for sea ice in November.

A Climate Denialist Is Leading the NASA Transition

A Climate Denialist Is Leading the NASA Transition

  • Published: Dec 6th, 2016

Alarm bells about the incoming Trump administration's approach to NASA's climate research are ringing louder.

Odd Rifts in Antarctic Ice Could Mean ‘Sayonara, Glacier’

Odd Rifts in Antarctic Ice Could Mean ‘Sayonara, Glacier’

  • Published: Nov 30th, 2016

Unusual rifts in the middle of the ice shelf of Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier could herald its collapse.

The Arctic is a Seriously Weird Place Right Now

The Arctic is a Seriously Weird Place Right Now

  • Published: Nov 21st, 2016

Warm air and oceans have caused Arctic sea ice growth to hit pause. That's not normal for November.

Here’s How Much CO2 Will Make the Arctic Ice-Free

Here’s How Much CO2 Will Make the Arctic Ice-Free

  • Published: Nov 3rd, 2016

With 30 square feet of sea ice lost for every metric ton of CO2 emitted, the Arctic could be ice-free by mid-century.