Tagged: Cryosat

Pump up the volume (before the ice is gone) - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Aug 12, 2012

Early results from the European Space Agency’s Cryosat-2 satellite, launched in 2010, suggest that the Arctic sea ice volume in summer is currently being lost at the rate of 900 cubic kilometres per year, Robin McKie reports in The Guardian. By combining Cryosat data with other sources they have concluded that there has been a [...] … Read More