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Freezing Out the Bigger Picture

Published: 
Thu, 02/13/2014 - 12:31am

At the exact moment President Obama was declaring last month that “climate change is a fact,” thousands of drivers in Atlanta were trapped in a grueling winter ordeal, trying to get home on roads that had turned into ribbons of ice.

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Arctic Ice Makes Comeback From Record Low, but Long-Term Decline May Continue

Published: 
Sat, 09/21/2013 - 8:46pm
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Water

Sea ice in the Arctic Ocean underwent a sharp recovery this year from the record-low levels of 2012, with 50 percent more ice surviving the summer melt season, scientists said Friday.