We might just melt the north pole yet! Every year around late February to early March, Arctic ice hits its maximum coverage, the point of greatest area and thickest layers, before the sun finally starts cautiously peeking over the horizon to begin its annual challenge to winter’s reign. Show More Summary
This is the 491st edition of the Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) usually appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Here is the March 22 Green Spotlight. More than 26,700 environmentally oriented stories have been rescued to appear in this series since 2006. Show More Summary
Mario Lopez shows off his bulging biceps while doing some curls at the gym earlier this week in Burbank, Calif. The 43-year-old television personality, who was just announced as the host of CBS’ Candy Crush game show, wore Arctic Cool‘s new #HydrofreezeX tank top, which uses new technology to actively cool while you sweat. “Was [...]
It's 7 p.m. on a weeknight, I'm eating a yak meatball, and chef Gene Rurka is expounding on the tasting notes of alpine cheese. Between us is a table filled with "cold weather foot"—bites sourced from the hearty plants and animals that live in Earth's least-hospitable places. Show More Summary
This short film from Salmon Junkies highlights the unique fishery of the Ekaluk river in Nunavut’s Kitikmeot region of the Canadian Central Arctic.
While most of our attention has of late been focused with good reason on the Trump regime’s efforts to dismantle the Great Society, New Deal, the Affordable Care Act, safety, health and environmental regulations, along with making the U.S. Show More Summary
It’s hard to lure Big Oil to the Big Freeze when crude is at $50 a barrel.
Low levels of sea ice in the Arctic break another record, according to NASA.
Arctic sea ice reached its annual maximum extent on March 7, the lowest maximum in the 38-year satellite record, according to a new report by the National Snow and Ice Data Center. In other words, both winter and summer sea ice continue...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The frigid top of the Earth just set yet another record for low levels of sea ice in what scientists say is a signal of an overheating world.
The sea ice cover in the Arctic and Antarctic hit new record lows for this time of year, marking the smallest polar ice caps in the 38-year satellite record, US government scientists said Wednesday. In March, the Arctic ice sheet should...Show More Summary
"A lot of the remote communities are dependent on diesel."
Welcome to the new normal: For the third straight year, Arctic sea ice peaked at a record low level during the winter season, scientists said Wednesday. Arctic sea ice cover reached its annual peak extent on March 7, the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) said, at 5.57 million square miles. Show More Summary
Imagine enjoying Iceland in proximity to the Arctic Circle; as well as its vivid landscapes and natural wonders — such as the Northern Lights and daylight 24 hours per day during the summer as two of many examples. You may not have to...Show More Summary
It’s missing an area the size of California and Texas combined.
After decades of moderate sea ice expansion, NASA is witnessing something it did not expect. Right now, the amount of sea ice in the Arctic is around as high is it will be all winter, but new records indicate this year's maximum is actually the lowest of any maximum on record. Show More Summary
The planet is warming and Arctic ice is melting. These facts are hardly news. But it’s not just habitat for polar bears that’s being lost—a piece of Earth’s history is disappearing, too. Read more...
Both of Earth’s poles are looking at record low sea ice extent levels, according to NASA and the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Every year, sea ice in the Arctic grows and expands throughout the winter, but the region saw a record low wintertime maximum extent on March 7. Read: New...
Is this the next stage of "power ambient"? No matter: riding down from their native Canada like a cold arctic mist, You'll Never Get To Heaven have shrouded us in "White Light," the most recent single from the group's upcoming third LP. Show More Summary