The Arctic has reached the date of the normal end to the melt season. The ice is growing rapidly, extent is the same as last year, about 30% higher than four years ago, and the melt season may have been the shortest on record.
The ice has grown rapidly over the past week.
Yesterday, the New York Times described the rapidly growing ice as “going, down, down, down.“
The New York Times also predicted the Arctic would be ice free by 1979, and would kill us all.
Sixty years ago the New York Times said Arctic ice was rapidly disappearing and predicted we would be sailing over the North Pole by now.
Sixteen years ago the New York Times said the North Pole was ice-free for the first time in 50 million years.
The are in good company, with experts like the US Navy who also say the Arctic is ice-free.
The Arctic was also ice-free last year.
Nobel Prize winners say the Arctic was ice-free two years ago.
The BBC says the Arctic has been ice-free for three years.
NASA’s climate prophet also says the Arctic is ice-free and will kill us all.
Experts also say the Arctic has been ice-free since 2012, and is screaming.
Other scientists at NSIDC are more conservative and say the Arctic won’t be ice-free until 2020.
Year after year, decade after decade, century after century, scientists and journalists tell the same lies about the Arctic. Because creating alarm pays the bills.