Arctic sea ice has reached its ‘second-lowest’ level in 42-year satellite record

The heatwaves in Siberia and the massive fires may be responsible for the ice melt, according to a new report

Arctic sea ice shrinks to lowest recorded level

The amount of ice covering the Arctic shrank to its lowest level on record this month, according to scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). The US-based scientists say new satellite images show the expanse of sea ice fell to 4.10 million square kilometres on 26 August, around 70,000 square kilometres below […]