Measuring ice and snow thickness : Poke it with a stick

By┬áDamien Ringeisen | (Last blogpost from PS115.2 expedition to the Arctic after Polarstern’s arrival in Bremerhaven) Is there a more iconic picture than a polar bear stranded on a piece of ice to illustrate climate change? As everybody surely knows, the artic sea ice is melting away. Recent studies show that an ice-free summer in … Continue reading Measuring ice and snow thickness : Poke it with a stick