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Warming shrinks Arctic Ocean ice to second lowest level on record – 9News

Ice in the Arctic Ocean melted to its second lowest level on record this summer, triggered by global warming along with natural forces, US scientists reporte…

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Studies show that the warming of the Arctic and the melting of sea ice change weather further south, by altering the jet stream and other waves that move weather systems.It’s been connected to increased winter storminess in the Eastern United States, said climate scientist Jennifer Francis of the Woodwell Climate Research Center in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

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