Antarctica sea ice peaks, but Arctic ice cap continues to melt

September 20, 2014 6:25 PM

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Antarctica sea ice peaks, but Arctic ice cap continues to melt

For a third time in a row, Antarctic sea ice has reached record proportions. The Southern Hemisphere seas are showing record breaking ice growth but scientists are worried by the effects of global warming on the melting Arctic sea.

According to the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC), it is for the third year in a row that the southern hemisphere sea ice has reached record levels. The sea ice in the Arctic is shrinking at an alarming pace. The NSIDC has said that this could be a factor for the rise in sea ice levels arou...

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