Arctic Ice More Vulnerable to Sun

Arctic Ice More Vulnerable to Sun

There are 2 comments on the RedOrbit story from Apr 21, 2008, titled Arctic Ice More Vulnerable to Sun. In it, RedOrbit reports that:

“The sunshine reaching the Arctic is increasingly influential, as there is less ice to reflect it back into space. Dry, sunny conditions in a single summer can now act as a potent force to melt sea ice.”

The shrinking expanse of Arctic sea ice is increasingly vulnerable to summer sunshine, new research concludes. via RedOrbit

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mr obvious

United States

#1 Apr 27, 2008
no kidding, really?
Jon

United States

#2 Jun 5, 2008
Yeah, my birthday is the first day of summer too!
That's why

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