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Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice Verges on New Record Low

Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice Verges on New Record Low

BOULDER, Colorado, August 28, 2008 (ENS) – Evidence that Earth’s climate continues to heat up comes this week in the form of satellite data that shows the extent of Arctic sea ice this year has shrunk below the 2005 minimum to stand as the second-smallest since observations from space began 30 years ago. Last summer,…