Artic Could Be Ice-Free By Century's End - 500,000 More Miles Extra Vanishes This YearQuicklink submitted by Amanda Lang Permalink
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|The difference between the average ice area and the area that persisted this summer was about 500,000 square miles, an area about twice the size of Texas, the scientists said. This summer was the fourth in a row with the ice cap areas sharply below the long-term average|
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