Here are links to several articles about just how bad the global warming situation is for the Arctic. Scientists now believe that most of the world's polar bear population will be wiped out as Arctic ice vanishes.
"Warming Is Seen as Wiping Out Most Polar Bears," Sep 7, New York Times
"Ice-free Arctic could be here in 23 years," Sep 5, in The Guardian
"Arctic ice cap to melt faster than feared, scientists say," Sep. 7, Seattle Times
Here's more information on Global Warming from Candlelight Stories.
Thank you BoingBoing for posting about these articles. Polar bear picture from Ukumari's Fickr photo set.
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