Arctic and Antarctic

The Melting Arctic Is a Real-Time Horror Story — Why Doesn’t Anyone Care?

Arctic’s strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record

Some Arctic Ground No Longer Freezing—Even in Winter

Ten times more wildfires in the Arctic than a decade ago

Summer weather is getting ‘stuck’ due to Arctic warming – “The far north of the Earth is warming two to four times faster than the global average” 

Wildfires have ignited inside the Arctic Circle

‘Utterly Terrifying’: Study Affirms Feedback Loop Fears as Surging Antarctica Ice Loss Tripled in Last Five Years

A Huge Stretch of the Arctic Ocean Is Turning Into the Atlantic Right Before Our Eyes —  “At this very moment, an enormous stretch of ocean in this area that has traditionally been ice covered is currently open.”

Antarctica Is Melting Away: More Than 3 Trillion Tons of Ice Vanished Since 1992 — “Ice loss has accelerated rapidly over the last five years.”

Antarctic Ice Melting Faster Than Ever, Studies Show – Rate of Melt Has Accelerated Threefold In Last Five Years 

Giant Canyons Discovered in Antarctica — “if Antarctica thins in a warming climate, as scientists suspect it will, then these channels could accelerate mass towards the ocean”

Arctic Heat Surges Again, and Studies Are Finding Climate Change Connections

Shock and Thaw—Alaskan Sea Ice Just Took a Steep, Unprecedented Dive

Fulfilling ‘Feedback Loop’ Fears, New Study Shows Melting Ice Could Spell Disaster Faster Than Previously Thought

The Arctic Still Isn’t Cooling Off, and Recent Temperature Readings Are Mind-Blowing

Russian Arctic Is Melting Twice As Fast As Before

Cargo Transit Along Russia’s Northern Sea Route Expected To Rise by 50% This Year

A Melting Arctic Could Spark a New Cold War

Record Amount of Microplastic Found in Arctic Sea Ice

West Greenland Ice Sheet Melting At The Fastest Rate in Centuries

Melting of Arctic Mountain Glaciers Unprecedented in the Past 400 Years

‘Extreme’ Changes Underway in Some of Antarctica’s Biggest Glaciers

Rapid Sea Level Rise Possible as Ocean Floods into Antarctica at up to 400 Meters Per Year

Trillion Ton Iceberg in Antarctica is About to Break Off! 200 Kilometer Biggest Crack in Antarctica

“Ozone Thinning Is Found All Over the Earth, but the Biggest Losses Are Over the North and South Poles”

‘Unprecedented’ Ozone Hole Opens Over Canadian Arctic

Ozone Layer Collapse, A Former NASA Contract Engineer Warns Of Planetary Omnicide

Fast-Draining Lakes Threaten Vulnerable Greenland Ice Sheet

Massive Permafrost Thaw Documented in Canada, Portends Huge Carbon Release

Antarctica To Reach 9.6C (49.4F) On March 17, 2018

Ice In Kara Sea Is Already Disintegrating – And It’s Still Winter!

A Large Area of Open Water Forms in the Melting Sea Ice North of Greenland During February (2018)

February Melting Near North Pole “Really Extreme”

The Arctic Just Had Its Warmest Winter On Record

Sea Ice Extent Sinks to Record Lows at Both Poles

Antarctica Hits 63 Degrees F, Believed To Be A Record

Ice Melt In West Antarctica Is Significantly Accelerating, A NASA Study Finds

It Was Warmer In The Arctic Circle On Sunday Than In Boston, Raising Alarm At ‘Freakish’ Warming Trend

Arctic Report Card 2017:
Arctic Shows No Sign of Returning to Reliably Frozen Region

Climate Change in the Arctic

Arctic Is Full of Toxic Mercury

The Big Melt: Global Sea Ice At Record Low

January 2018: Record Low Global Sea Ice Extent

North Pole Surges Above Freezing In The Dead of Winter

The Arctic Is Continuing To Warm and Change More Rapidly Than Any Other Region On Earth

‘Really Extreme’ Global Weather Event Leaves Scientists Aghast

North Pole Region Predicted to Experience Another Instance of Above Freezing Temperatures as the Bering Sea Ice is Blasted Away

Fastest Decline in Arctic Sea Ice in At Least 1,500 Years