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Measurements of winter Arctic sea ice shows continuing ice loss, says CU-Boulder study

The 2011 Arctic sea ice extent maximum that marks the beginning of the melt season appears to be tied for the lowest ever measured by satellites, say scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder‘s National Snow and Ice Data Center. … Continue reading

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Warming North Atlantic water tied to heating Arctic, according to new study

2011-01-27 University of Colorado at Boulder The temperatures of North Atlantic Ocean water flowing north into the Arctic Ocean adjacent to Greenland — the warmest water in at least 2,000 years — are likely related to the amplification of global … Continue reading

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