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[Graphic News] Arctic ice ice increases 60% in 2013

By Korea Herald
  • Published : Sept 12, 2013 - 21:19
  • Updated : Sept 12, 2013 - 21:19

NASA satellite images showed about 6.9 million square kilometers of the Arctic Ocean covered in ice in 2013, a whopping 60 percent increase from 2012, stoking debate over whether it is a sign of global warming stopping or just a recovery from last year’s lowest level since 1979.