U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program and WGBH
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About the Science
- This includes an interesting synthesis of scientific and native understanding of the changes in the Arctic.
- The timing of the changes mentioned in the video is stated as of 2007. The timing of the seasonal patterns, such as the seasonal melting and refreezing of sea ice in the Arctic, continue to change in the Arctic.
- See updated sea ice data and information here: http://nsidc.org/arcticseaicenews/
- Passed initial science review - expert science review pending.
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- The background essay and discussion questions allow for the enrichment and assessment of student understanding.
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