Monday, September 19, 2005

Global Warming 'Past the Point of No Return'

Published on Friday, September 16, 2005 by The Independent / UK, by Steve Connor. Posted by Commondreams.org



Experts believe that such a loss of Arctic sea ice in summer has not occurred in hundreds and possibly thousands of years. It is the fourth year in a row that the sea ice in August has fallen below the monthly downward trend - a clear sign that melting has accelerated.