Interesting Fact # 1043 - Global Warming

According to the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC), the Arctic ice cap is thinner than ever.

On the other side of the world, an ice bridge linking a shelf of ice the size of Jamaica to two islands in Antarctica has snapped. Scientists say the collapse could mean the Wilkins Ice Shelf is on the brink of breaking away, and provides further evidence of rapid change in the region.

(Recent satellite observations indicates that sea ice cover continues to shrink due to global warming.)


  1. Anonymous9:52 pm

    A deiase called small pox (a deadly diease from the 1700 and 1800 hundreds) could reamerge because of premafrost melts which is caused by Glabal Warming.

  2. Now that's scary. As far as I know there's no known cure for smallpox.


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