The First Satellite Images of Polar Ice Coverage
April 26, 2013 | BBC
BBC.com has an article about the first satellite maps of the Arctic and Antarctic, produced in the 1960s and now providing useful information about polar ice change.
Living on a Polar Yacht in the Arctic
February 13, 2013 | CNN
The Brossier Family has spent the past eight winters living on a yacht in the Arctic and collecting scientific data. Pack ice, icebergs, glaciers, Arctic wildlife and the Aurora are daily experiences.
The Polar Vortex
January 7, 2014 | Los Angeles Times
A moving mass of dense, cold, Arctic air known as a "polar vortex" is bringing severe temperatures and strong winds to much of the United States and as far south as the Gulf of Mexico.