Arctic

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
methane seep
The lead researcher said that "this is the most powerful" methane seep he has ever seen. "No one has ever recorded anything similar."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Describing scientists' latest warnings as "chilling and compelling,"...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
The Greenland ice sheet may melt at a pace that could break records set in 2012 this year as a heatwave from Europe turns north.
The new U.N. report referencing increasing impacts of the climate crisis...

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Fires are raging, ice is melting. In a bid to save the singular "purity and fragility" of the rapidly-melting Arctic ice - and in support of eight million voices calling for its protection - Greenpeace has released a video of renowned Italian pianist Ludovico Einaudi performing on a floating platform before Norway's Wahlenbergbreen glacier, cracking and groaning even as he plays - a haunting reminder of what's at stake.