[Vision2020] Arctic sea ice shrinking faster than ever

Ted Moffett starbliss at gmail.com
Thu Sep 14 09:59:52 PDT 2006


I forward info on this article to the list by request.

Ted Moffett
Arctic sea ice shrinking faster than ever
NASA STUDIES: A big winter melt is evidence of man-made warming.

By SETH BORENSTEIN, The Associated Press

Published: September 14, 2006

Arctic sea ice in winter is melting far faster than before,
two new NASA studies reported Wednesday, a new and alarming
trend that researchers say threatens the ocean's delicate

Scientists point to the sudden and rapid melting as a sure
sign of man-made global warming.

"It has never occurred before in the past," said NASA senior
research scientist Josefino Comiso. "It is alarming. ...
This winter ice provides the kind of evidence that it is
indeed associated with the greenhouse effect."

You can read the full story online at:


This article is protected by copyright and should not be
printed or distributed for anything except personal use.
For information on reprinting this article or placing it
on your Web site, please contact the Daily News marketing
department at (907) 257-4429 or marketing at adn.com.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mailman.fsr.com/pipermail/vision2020/attachments/20060914/c24403c8/attachment-0001.htm 

More information about the Vision2020 mailing list