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New Arctic Ice Thickness Map

The European Space Agency (ESA) has released the first maps of sea-ice thickness in the Arctic, based on data from the CryoSat mission. Cryosat’s orbit goes within a couple of degrees of the poles, allowing it to collect much more … Continue reading

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Arctic ozone loss visualized

This new video from NASA Goddard contrasts the dynamics of the Arctic ozone layer in 2010 to 2011. Running from January 1 to March 23 the two maps are based on observations from the Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) on NASA’s … Continue reading

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