Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis

Storm Damage (Wed, 06 May 2020)
The pace of sea ice decline in April was near average, while sea ice extent ranked fourth lowest in the satellite record. Sea ice age mapping shows a slight increase in the amount of older ice, but the Arctic is still dominated … Continue reading →
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George Monbiot

The Roots of Fascism (Tue, 11 Feb 2020)
When political leaders brazenly flout the law, we are heading towards a very dark place. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 5th February 2020 It is not a sufficient…
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Bidet sales are on the rise. Is America ready? (Sun, 24 May 2020)
They spare you the headache of the empty TP aisle — and they're good for the planet.
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Unforced variations: May 2020 (Fri, 01 May 2020)
This month’s climate science open thread.
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New Scientist - Home

Why do scientists give some species such unusual names? (Wed, 20 May 2020)
The strange ways we name new species and the politics involved is explained in Stephen Heard's book Charles Darwin's Barnacle and David Bowie's Spider
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