We have our hands full of worldwide contagion due to the incompetence of Donald Trump, Remember the same denial and sabotage of scientific facts that have led us to disaster with COVID is in overdrive at the White House when it come to dangers from climate change. What happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the arctic and, summer is coming. Prepare yourselves.
Worrisome news for all of us as yet another unprecedented driver of ice melt in Greenland was revealed in a study published in the journal The Cryosphere. The study found that last year’s extensive melting of Greenland’s massive ice streams was not just a result of record heat temperatures, but that unusual sunny skies were locked in over the island liquefying 93% of the surface of the ice sheet.
A quick reminder of what the 2019 melt season looked like.