Arctic summer could be virtually free of sea ice by 2030

Arctic summer could be virtually free of sea ice by 2030

The first recorded summer that melts virtually all of the Arctic’s floating sea ice could occur as early as the 2000s, according to a new scientific study about a decade earlier than researchers previously predicted. The peer-reviewed findings, released on Tuesday, also show that this climate change milestone could materialize even if nations succeed in … Read more

Arctic could be free of sea ice in summer by 2030, warns new study | Cnn

Arctic could be free of sea ice in summer by 2030, warns new study |  Cnn

Lisi Niesner/Reuters Ice on Svalbard, Norway, April 6, 2023. This part of the Arctic is warming up to seven times faster than the global average. Cnn The Arctic could be free of sea ice about a decade sooner than expected, scientists warn another clear sign that the climate crisis is happening faster than expected as … Read more