Whoops. Looks like the Arctic polar ice cap is melting 30 years ahead of schedule, according to the latest study. The Arctic Ocean is now expected to be ice free by 2020. That’s 13 years away folks. I got shirts older than that.
In related news, the outer islands of Chuuk were devastated by high tides in March. Check out the photo online to get an idea of what a really high tide does to a low lying atoll.