The Melting of Earth's Northern Ice Cap: Update

The Melting of Earth's Northern Ice Cap: Update

Have a look at this graph:The Arctic Sea Ice appears to be reduced more this year than at any time in recent history. The present year, 2012, is on track for breaking all records for the Arctic Sea ice minimum. Just as sea ice extent in the Arctic reduces every summer, the albedo of the Greenland Ice sheet reduces. And, this effect will probably play a role as the Greenland Ice Sheet melts away. Source Material (other than the press release):Arctic Sea Ice MonitorSea Level Rise and Ice MeltSatellites see Unprecedented Greenland Ice Sheet MeltAlbedo update for 2012

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