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The North Pole has melted into a lake

You would expect the North Pole to be all white, covered in snow and cold, but not at the moment, as the North Pole literally turned into a lake. Global warming or natural process?

  Author: TheDude | Source: gizmodo.com | 25th July 2013  

North Pole is experiencing 1 to 3°C higher temperatures than usual for July, resulting the otherwise snow-covered landscape to melt and form a lake. But let's not immediately jump to any conclusions and blame the climate changes caused by global warming as the North Pole melting has happened before.

The animation bellow shows the North Pole melting process happening between June 30 and July 25.

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NikMan, 25th Jul 2013, 9:06 PM
So in the first time of history, the North pole has melted?
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TheDude, 26th Jul 2013, 5:22 AM
Nope, it has melted before.
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JessicaLange, 5th Aug 2013, 12:52 AM
I already see all people yelling that world's is going to the end without reading the whole article.

TheDude, great article BTW
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