Up to 500,000 square miles of the arctic sea region may have thickened from approximately 5 feet thick during January 2009 to approximately 10 feet thick during January 2011.
70 Trillion cubic feet of New Arctic Ice
It's getting colder out there --- which may bring about an entirely new preparedness category
“mini Ice Age”
(actually, we are well within a ‘La Nina’ cycle – cooling of the tropical Pacific Ocean surface)
An interesting ‘coincidence’ is that the magnetic north pole drift direction is nearly the same as the increase in ice sheet depth.
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