Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis

That’s a wrap: A look back at 2019 and the past decade (Tue, 07 Jan 2020)
The year 2019 saw an early melt onset and high sea surface temperatures during summer in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas. The September minimum extent ended up tied with 2007 and 2016 for second lowest in the satellite record. Autumn … Continue reading →
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George Monbiot

Extremophiles (Fri, 24 Jan 2020)
Anyone seeking to defend life on Earth is now labelled an extremist. Yet the real extremists are those in power. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 22nd January 2020…
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Gulf shrimpers fight for their livelihoods in a fertilizer-fueled dead zone (Tue, 28 Jan 2020)
“When the dead zone comes, it just kills everything.”
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Update day 2020! (Sun, 26 Jan 2020)
Following more than a decade of tradition (at least), I’ve now updated the model-observation comparison page to include observed data through to the end of 2019. As we discussed a couple of weeks ago, 2019 was the second warmest year in the surface datasets (with the exception of HadCRUT4), and 1st, 2nd or 3rd in […]
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New Scientist - Home

Male moths genetically modified to kill females released in the wild (Tue, 28 Jan 2020)
Genetically modified diamondback moths designed to replace pesticides by wiping out female moths have been released in New York state
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Skeptical Science

With the En-ROADS climate simulator, you can build your own solutions to global warming (Mon, 27 Jan 2020)
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