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Changes in the Arctic: Background and Issues

Summary - A Report to Congress. The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities in the Arctic, and has heightened interest in, and concerns about,
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Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Maximum Extent for 2014

Vehicles / Watercraft : (9 months ago)

NSIDC issued an update to Arctic Sea Ice News & Analysis describing winter sea ice conditions in the Arctic Ocean stating Arctic sea ice reached its maximum extent for the year on March 21 at 14. Read Post

Arctic Sea Ice Report

Vehicles / Watercraft : (5 years ago)

The National Snow and Ice Data Center, sponsored by the University of Colorado and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), issued its report on Arctic sea ice. The ice in the Arctic Ocean has reached its minimum ex... Read Post

NASA satellites measure increase of Sun's energy absorbed in the Arctic

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (4 days ago)

NASA satellite instruments have observed a marked increase in solar radiation absorbed in the Arctic since the year 2000 - a trend that aligns with the steady decrease in Arctic sea ice during the same period. read more Read Post

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