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  1. Economy mires climate change talk

    Posted Jul 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Arctic ice cap may be undergoing its incremental summer shrinkage, but this is not a good time to hold a global climate-change summit. World leaders' attention is focused on economic uncertainty created by the euro-zone debt crisis, not to mention the distractions of a US presidential election campaign and turmoil in the Middle East. Expectations of the just-concluded ...

  2. UN climate panel swayed by politics, money, maverick says

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... such as the Arctic Ocean become less saline as ice sheets discharge their contents into the sea- the regional patterns of peaks and troughs will also change. ...

  3. It's time for action

    Posted Dec 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... home for all of us. I am in Copenhagen to tell people about my voyage through the Canadian Arctic and share what I learned from the Inuit. I saw first-hand how Inuit are forced to change ...

  4. Urban Jungle

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... Shipping is looking for an all-year passage through the Arctic Sea as the North Pole melts. Scientist think that once a tipping point is reached, there will be nothing we can do to stop our trip ...

  5. Impact of climate change

    Posted Sep 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the Arctic. The Arctic ice's thickness has been reduced by 42 per cent over the past 40 years. Populations of sea lions and seals have declined because they feed on krill that grows under ...

  6. Australian activist's message upsets election platform

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Billy Adams

    ... than sea level rises of up to 59cm by 2100, Professor Flannery says up to 25 metres is more likely. He cites 'breathtaking' acceleration in the melting of the Arctic ice sheet, ...

  7. Fighting on the home front

    Posted Dec 26th 2006, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... The most recent assessment of the state of the Arctic by the International Panel on Climate Change, whose full fourth report is due next year, was published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters last week because its forecast was so alarming. If trends persist, the scientists report, the Arctic Ocean will be entirely ice-free in the summer not in 2080, as previous forecasts ...

  8. Will shares in pollutants work, or is it just more hot air?

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... of warming on the Arctic. For Canada's native Inuit communities, this meant a changing lifestyle as ice sheets melted and animals needing food moved elsewhere. With global temperatures expected ...



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