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Arctic sea ice soon to disappear

Scientists in the US are predicting that within 30 years there will no longer be summer sea ice in the Arctic. This summer the ice was thinner and it dropped to its third lowest point since measurements began. Scientist Julienne

Arctic ice melts to third-smallest area on record

The Arctic’s sea ice pack thawed to its third-lowest summer level on record, up slightly from the seasonal melt of the past two years but continuing an overall decline symptomatic of climate change, U.S. scientists said Thursday. The range of