Visualizing the 2012 Sea Ice Minimum

This interactive visualization from the NASA Earth Observatory website compares Arctic sea ice minimum extent from 1984 to that of 2012.

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Jesse Allen
Michon Scott
Mike Carlowicz
NASA Earth Observatory

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CLEAN resource [link 'Arctic Sea Ice 2012'] is a video that addresses Arctic sea ice extent over a similar time period.