Skip Navigation
*To search for student contact information, login to FlashLine and choose the "Directory" icon in the FlashLine masthead (blue bar).

Geology News

Exploradio: Arctic ice and global warming with Dr. Joseph Ortiz

Posted Dec. 11, 2012

Monday, December 10, 2012

Exploradio: Arctic ice and global warming: A Kent State University researcher finds changing patterns in Arctic sea-ice drift is another sign of a warming world.

A Russian ship sailing from Siberia to Japan last month became the first commercial tanker to cross the Northeast Passage in WINTER.  Summer crossings of the formerly ice choked North Pole are now commonplace. On this week's Exploradio, WKSU's Jeff St.Clair looks at melting ice, global warming, and the difference between natural and man-made climate change.