Arctic

Julia Conley, staff writer
"Meanwhile many people in high places are still in denial about the reality of climate change. How much proof do we need?"
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
An satellite view of the Laptev Sea, Siberia. (Photo: NASA)
"Climate warming is awakening the 'sleeping giants' of the carbon cycle,"...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The Laptev Sea is captured off the northeast coast of Russia's Bolshevik Island on August 30, 2014. (Photo: Ansgar Walk/Wikimedia/cc)
This is the first time in recorded history that the Laptev Sea has not yet...

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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.