Climate Change & Global Warming

While many of us were wrapped up in March Madness this spring, Alaska residents and people across the globe participated in a different kind of competition.

Thursday, July 1, 2010

  • This report presents a comprehensive appraisal of Earth’s climate in 2009, and establishes the last decade as the warmest on record. Reduced extent of Arctic sea ice, glacier volume, and snow cover reflect the effects of rising global temperature.