Are We Watching the Arctic Pass a Tipping Point This Summer?

Wildfires burning in Siberia on July 23.Image: Pierre Markuse (Flickr) The Arctic’s summer of discontent is…

Europe’s Heat Wave Threatens Record Melting of Greenland Ice Sheet

The Greenland ice sheetPhoto: AP A heat wave has shot up temperatures in Europe to new…

Greenland Was on Fire This Week Amid ‘Unprecedented’ Arctic Burn

Photo: Pierre Markuse (Flickr) Two years ago, Greenland lit ablaze. It was weird, and a harbinger…

The Gateway Protecting the Arctic’s Oldest Sea Ice Has Collapsed Months Ahead of Schedule

The Nares Strait, open for business in mid-May.Photo: NASA Earth Observatory Every summer as the Arctic…

New Footage Shows Just How Alarmingly Fast an Arctic Island Is Crumbling Into the Sea

Herschel Island is losing land quickly, according to a new drone survey study funded by the…