Some articles on ice, years:
... See also Arctic sea ice ecology and history Computer models predict that the sea ice area will continue to shrink in the future, although recent work has called into question ... Arctic, where some models project summer sea ice cover to disappear entirely in the high-emission A2 scenario in the latter part of the 21st century.″ There is currently no scientific evidence that a seasonally ... as in any other part of the world." Reduction of the area of Arctic sea ice means less solar energy is reflected back into space, thus accelerating the reduction ...
... Sea ice freezes and melts due to a combination of factors, including the age of the ice, air temperatures, and solar insolation ... During the winter the area of the Arctic Ocean covered by sea ice increases, usually reaching a maximum extent during the month of March ... The area covered in sea ice then decreases, reaching its minimum extent in September most years ...
Famous quotes containing the words ice and/or year:
“I know the ice in your drink is senile.
I know your smile will develop a boil.
You know only that you are on top,
swinging like children on the money swing....”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“For Afro-Americans, it could be argued that every year theyve spent in this country since they arrived in chains to perform forced labor has been 1984.”
—Ishmael Reed (b. 1938)