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Latest News Wires Arctic sea ice on the decline, say researchers

The Arctic ice peak is hovering significantly below long-term averages dropping to its fifth-lowest level since satellite record keeping started in 1979. 

By Becky OskinLivescience.com / April 8, 2014

NSIDC

Despite a late-season boost from the cold weather patterns similar to those that blasted England with terrific storms in February, Arctic sea ice is still on a long-term decline, according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center.