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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

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Tropical plankton invade Arctic waters:

A pulse of warm Atlantic water has carried tropical and subtropical species of marine protozoa north of the Arctic Circle for the first time ever recorded.
http://scienceblog.com/55762/tropical-plankton-invade-arctic-waters/#Mb1Ab7COufbrDVcG.99

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Ice melt found across 97 percent of Greenland:

For several days this month, Greenland's surface ice cover melted over a larger area than at any time in more than 30 years of satellite observations. Nearly the entire ice cover of Greenland, from its thin, low-lying coastal edges to its two-mile-thick center, experienced some degree of melting at its surface, according to measurements from three independent satellites analyzed by NASA and university scientists.

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