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visualization of Arctic melting - Visualizing scenarios of potential futures would help us explore implications in a more productive way. There is an obvious role for designers here. So I tried to do a job of giving us some insight of potential future.
The long-term average minimum, based on data from 1979 to 2000, is 6.74 million square km. In comparison, 2007 was lower by 2.61 million square km, an area approximately equal to the size of Alaska and Texas combined, or the size of 10 United Kingdoms.