Arctic Ice Melt

Not As Bright As It Used To Be

The Associated Press | Seth Borenstein | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada Impact

WASHINGTON - The Arctic isn't nearly as bright and white as it used to be because of more ice melting in the ocean, and that's turning out to be a glo...

Biking to Save the Arctic With Greenpeace

Farrah Khan | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada Impact
Farrah Khan

This time last year, the world watched as the Arctic melt hit a record low and more ice disappeared than ever before. On September 15 Greenpeace has called for an international day of action to bring together the millions of people who have spoken up to protect the Arctic. Large-scale, family friendly bike rides -- we call them Ice Rides -- are being organized across the globe.

The Full And Disturbing Impact Of Melting Arctic Ice

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Alberta

A review of the latest research on the Arctic says the accelerating loss of sea ice is kicking the legs out from under the entire northern dinner tabl...

Melting Arctic Ice Will Cost More Than $30 Trillion

CBC | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Business

The rapidly melting Arctic is an “economic time bomb” that will cost $60 trillion or more over the next 10 years, say a group of European economic...

Arctic Melt Forces Scientists To Evacuate

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada

A Russian research station has found itself on thin ice. Literally. Scientists at North Pole-40, a drifting ice floe station near Canada, are evacu...

WATCH: Check Out This Huge Arctic Ice Fracture

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.04.2013 | Canada

NASA has captured a massive ice fracture that formed in the Beaufort Sea north of Alaska earlier this winter. At the start of the video you can see...

Clearest Picture Yet Of Our Wet Future

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada

A study believed to be the most comprehensive ever done of the planet's ice sheets shows that, overall, they are melting faster and faster.And as worl...

Good News For Franklin Search May Have Disturbing Meaning

CBC | Posted 11.17.2012 | Canada

The ice covering the search area for the two lost ships of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition suddenly disappeared more than three weeks ago...