Post Tagged with: "Arctic"

A lone seal sunbathes on sea ice off the northwest coast of Greenland.

The Arctic’s Iceless Upheaval

Anybody who closely follows global warming knows that the Arctic has been clobbered 2-3 times beyond the impact on the planet. And knowledgeable sources also know that what happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic. After all, for millennia Arctic ice steadfastly served as the planet’s numero uno biggest reflector of solar radiation by reflecting 80%-90% of sunlight[Read More…]

by 11/02/2023 Comments are Disabled Climate Change
A lone seal sunbathes on sea ice off the northwest coast of Greenland.

Beware the Climate Risks of War Over the Arctic

A recent Senate proposal would needlessly create conditions for conflict with Russia while generating more greenhouse gas emissions. For several years now, the U.S. military has been preparing to expand its presence in the Arctic. On August 3, members of the Senate showed their own interest in a larger military presence in the region with the introduction of the Arctic Commitment Act. Introduced[Read More…]

by 31/08/2022 Comments are Disabled Climate Change