Quantcast

Latest Polar ice packs Stories

c0c33ac1fcf370d1411aed6772a9daac1
2010-10-22 06:15:00

Climate scientists at NOAA reported Thursday that Arctic temperatures are on the rise again.

5454b0f68de2e7f95c057cd10bb19680
2010-10-13 11:57:20

Researchers at the University of British Columbia are deploying an underwater robot to survey ice-covered ocean in Antarctica from October 17 through November 12.

bf74da7bd05dc75a614ff8f14b773f7d1
2010-09-16 09:16:28

The likelihood of summer Arctic ice cover disappearing within the next few years is unlikely, according to researchers from the University of Colorado at Boulder, though the minimum of ice found in the ocean has dipped to its third lowest levels since 1979.

42299dcdcaa681dd81a7ea546ab0a86c1
2010-09-14 08:38:05

The Arctic Ocean is covered by a dynamic layer of sea ice that grows each winter and shrinks each summer, reaching its yearly minimum size each fall.

3a0086715127fc2cbce1e2ba5a27707a1
2010-09-14 06:30:00

Melting sea ice in the southern Arctic Ocean has caused tens of thousands of walruses to come ashore in northwest Alaska.

2010-09-01 14:24:00

GREENBELT, Md., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Operation IceBridge - a NASA airborne mission to observe changes in Earth's rapidly changing polar land ice and sea ice - is soon to embark on its fourth field season in October.

a4a851926f18cf63a29899d073f638fa1
2010-08-20 09:53:38

Scientists have indications that the mass of sea ice is dwindling because its thickness is declining.

19c537c98e5ec44c4ed8c55d7a10b8fb1
2010-08-11 11:30:00

A massive iceberg has broken off from a glacier in Greenland and has started drifting south into shipping lanes and waters occupied by oil rigs.

9cdd4f197a570d61754a468524e0040e1
2010-07-22 08:36:28

During NASA's ICESCAPE voyage to the Arctic, scientists have been looking at the phytoplankton in the Arctic's Chukchi Sea -- how many, how big and at what depths they are found, but there are other ways of looking at these small life forms.

ef73adee6e77a2f8ef7b2c61201adaa21
2010-06-24 14:01:31

Researchers from German Alfred Wegener Institute and KlimaCampus present forecasts on September minimum.


Latest Polar ice packs Reference Libraries

Arctic Ocean
2013-04-18 22:31:23

The Arctic Ocean which is located in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Arctic north polar region, is the shallowest and smallest of the world’s five major oceanic divisions. The International Hydrographic Organization recognizes it as an ocean, although, some oceanographers consider it as the Arctic Mediterranean Sea or simply, the Arctic Sea, classifying it a Mediterranean sea or an estuary of the Atlantic Ocean. Alternatively, the Arctic Ocean can be considered as the northernmost...

More Articles (1 articles) »