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Wildfire in the Sakha Republic, within the Arctic Circle, Russia on June 8, 2020. (Image: Pierre, Flickr)

Satellite Images Show the Arctic’s Fiery Unravelling

Even by the Arctic’s increasing erratic standards, it’s been a weird spring and summer in Siberia. The region of the world that’s considered a bastion of frigid temperatures and frozen landscapes is buckling under the intense pressure of the climate crisis.

It Hit 26 Degrees In The Arctic This Week

It Hit 26 Degrees In The Arctic This Week

This story will provide important context for the headline, and I encourage you to read it—but really, the headline tells you what you need to know: It was 26 degrees Celsius above the Arctic Circle this week.