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Arctic sea ice

A new research project is expected to bring predictions of sea ice development in the Arctic closer to reality. In Svalbard, there has been more ice this summer than in recent years, but the current lack of ice in other parts of the Arctic is dramatic.

A lonesome belt of drift ice west of Magdalenefjord, late June 2008.

Arctic sea ice

Source: Svalbard Science Forum

last modification: 2014-07-01 · copyright: Rolf Stange