NSIDC in the News


2020 Highlights


Arctic sea-ice shrinks to near record low extent
BBC.com, 2020-09-21

Two Canadian Arctic ice caps have completely disappeared, satellite imagery shows
CNN.com, 2020-08-05

Wildfires, record warmth and rapidly melting ice: Arctic climate goes further off the rails this summer
WashingtonPost.com, 2020-07-29

Why Arctic sea ice just crashed to an extreme, record low
Mashable.com, 2020-07-21

What a 100-degree day in Siberia really means
NationalGeographic.com, 2020-06-23

Boulder scientists focused on rain-on-snow impact in Arctic
DailyCamera.com, 2020-03-06

Temperatures at a Florida-Size Glacier in Antarctica Alarm Scientists
NYTimes.com, 2020-01-29


2019 Highlights


Looking down on a decade: Satellite images tell the stories
APNews.com, 2019-12-23

Arctic Report Card 2019: Extreme Ice Loss, Dying Species as Global Warming Worsens
InsideClimateNews.com, 2019-12-10

Oceans and ice are absorbing the brunt of climate change
NationalGeographic.com, 2019-09-25

Greenland's melting ice as of July 2019 sets record for nation's hottest month
ABCNews.com, 2019-08-19

Walloped by heat wave, Greenland sees massive ice melt
APNews.com, 2019-08-03

Arctic Ice is crashing, and that’s bad for everyone
Vice.com, 2019-07-30

What to know about the huge losses of Antarctic sea ice
Mashable.com, 2019-07-01

Boulder scientist helps show impact of accelerated climate change on global economy
DailyCamera.com, 2019-04-25
 


2018 Highlights


Arctic sea ice minimum continues downward trend, with implications beyond the Arctic
KTOO.org, Wed, 2018-10-03

ICESat-2: NASA satellite to monitor Earth's vast frozen landscape
Newsweek.com, Mon, 2018-09-24

The Arctic's 'last bastion' of sea ice is breaking up for the first time on record
CNN.com, Fri, 2018-08-24

The coldest place on Earth is even colder than we thought: Antarctic temps hit 144 degrees below zero
USAToday.com, Tue, 2018-06-26

The planet’s most frigid region is even colder than scientists thought
WashingtonPost.com, Tue, 2018-06-26

In the Arctic, the old ice is disappearing
NYTimes.com, Mon, 2018-05-14

Thwaites Glacier: Biggest ever Antarctic field campaign
BBC.com (United Kingdom), Mon, 2018-04-30

Arctic sea ice missed a record low this winter. Barely.
NYTimes.com, Fri, 2018-03-23

Can it be too cold to snow?
PopSci.com, Fri, 2018-01-05

Huge snowfall increases over Antarctica could counter sea level rise, scientists say
WashingtonPost.com, Wed, 2018-01-03


2017 Highlights


At 2017 minimum, scientists ask: Is Arctic entering the Thin Ice Age?
MongaBay.com, Mon, 2017-09-25

We charted Arctic sea ice for nearly every day since 1979. You'll see a trend.
NYTimes.com, Fri, 2017-09-22

A massive chunk of Antarctica just broke off
BuzzFeed.com, Wed, 2017-07-12

Global warming could thaw far more permafrost than expected, study says
InsideClimateNews.org, Mon, 2017-04-10

The Arctic, Antarctic poles just set a terrifying new record for low levels of sea ice
USAToday.com, Thu, 2017-03-23

Arctic's winter sea ice drops to its lowest recorded level
NYTimescom, Wed, 2017-03-22

A new digital atlas documents thousands of Yup'ik places. Now it's time to add stories of life there.
ADN.com, Sat, 2017-03-04

Antarctic sea ice has hit an all-time low
BuzzFeed.com, Thu, 2017-03-02

These scientists think giant machines could help refreeze the Arctic
CNN.com, Wed, 2017-02-15

Boulder scientist targets more effective, safer avalanche mitigation
DailyCamera.com, Fri, 2017-01-27


2016 Highlights


What happens if Delaware-sized iceberg breaks off Antarctica?
USAToday.com, Thu, 2016-12-08

From pole to pole, twin sea ice records have scientists stunned
WashingtonPost.com, Tue, 2016-12-06

Record temperatures are robbing the Arctic of its winter
Wired.com, Tue, 2016-11-22

The average American melts 645 square feet Arctic ice every year
TheAtlantic.com, Thu, 2016-11-03

No evidence of recovery as Arctic sea ice sinks to near record lows
CBSNews.com, Thu, 2016-09-15

The Arctic is melting—and scientists just lost a key tool to observe it
The Washington Post, Mon, 2016-04-25

Arctic sea ice dwindles to new record winter low
Scientific American, Tue, 2016-03-29

Ocean warming threatens stability of Antarctic ice shelves by carving 'upside-down rivers' into their undersides
Discover Magazine, Tue, 2016-03-29

Annual winter growth of Arctic sea ice stalls early
ADN.com, Tue, 2016-02-23