Is Melting Ice Warming The Arctic?

By Steve Goddard Guardian photo : Ann Daniels Enjoying The Warming Arctic Yesterday, WUWT reported on a University of Melbourne study claiming that melting ice is behind the warming of the Arctic. “Findings published in Nature today reveal the rapid melting of sea ice has dramatically increased the levels of warming in the region in…

Study: Melting sea ice major cause of warming in Arctic

No mention of missing “M’s” here in this press release from University of Melbourne Melting sea ice has been shown to be a major cause of warming in the Arctic according to a University of Melbourne study. Findings published in Nature today reveal the rapid melting of sea ice has dramatically increased the levels of…

Virginia Attorney General goes after Mann and UVA

Cites nearly half a million dollars in state grant-funded climate research conducted while [Dr. Michael ] Mann— now director of the Earth System Science Center at Penn State— was at UVA between 1999 and 2005. From The Hook, it seems satirical YouTube videos will be the least of Dr. Mann’s worries now.

Another Arctic Sea Ice Milestone

Many of you watch sea ice as closely as some people follow the NFL, soccer, or NASCAR. So when something of interest happens, I’m not without an inbox full of notices. Today it is encouraging to see the NANSEN is reporting that both Arctic Sea Ice area and extent are above the normal line. Usually…