Artic ice

Melt ponds causing Arctic ice to melt faster

Apart from declining over the past decade, the Arctic sea ice has also become distinctly thinner and younger.

Jan 19, 2013, 12:52 PM IST

Arctic ice cap to disappear in 20-30 years: Study

The Arctic ice cap will disappear completely in summer months within 20 to 30 years, a polar research team said as they presented findings from an expedition led by adventurer Pen Hadow.

Oct 15, 2009, 12:22 PM IST