Arctic ice melt shows signs of slowing down

Level of sea ice offers glimmer of good news but scientists warn that ice-free summers could be just decades away.

    Summer ice in the Arctic Sea has been rapidly disappearing over the last few decades.

    This year, though, the extent of ice cover was about 50 percent more than in 2012.

    Al Jazeera's Gerald Tan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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