Arctic Sea Ice

Time to Think in 3D About Arctic Sea Ice

David Hone | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Tech
David Hone

The recent rash of news alerts about the all-time-low, end of summer, Arctic sea ice extent has certainly given new food for thought about the state of the climate.

Arctic Sea Ice - a Clear Warning

Jon Taylor | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK
Jon Taylor

In the three decades since records began in 1979, the area covered by ice in early September - the 'sea ice minimum' - has been decreasing, shrinking by around 13% per decade. To date, the record sea ice minimum was in 2007. That is, until last weekend.

Arctic Seals, Climate Change and the Catwalk

Mark Jones | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK
Mark Jones

If harp seal populations are lost, the Canadian people will lose more than just a beautiful, iconic mammal. They will also lose any hope of benefiting economically from sustainable eco-tourism. For while the seal slaughter makes no economic sense, eco-tourism is a highly profitable and humane alternative.