This is the video from NASA I showed on WBOC News at 4 PM. It shows the melt of the Arctic Sea ice this summer. It reached the second lowest on record.
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From NASA: In the very early 1980s the area of the summer ice left at the end of the melt season was 2.9 Million square miles, slightly smaller than the are of the lower 48 states.(3 million square miles) Or, look at how much ‘additional’ open water develops now compared to the early 1980s: Area