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Al Jazeera: NASA: Arctic sea ice reaches record low (video)

Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from the Last Ice Area -- the northwest coast of Greenland and Canada’s High Arctic Islands -- aboard the Arctic Tern 1.  It is the first of four reports in a special series from WWF's Sailing to Siku voyage.

Al Jazeera: Arctic way of living 'under threat' (video)

Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from Qerqertat, Greenland, the northernmost civilian community in the second of four reports  from the Last Ice Area -- the northwest coast of Greenland and Canada’s High Arctic Islands.

Al Jazeera: Tracking the effects of climate change (video)

Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from the Arctic as he travels from Qaanaaq, on the west coast of Greenland, to Canada. It is the third of four reports from the Last Ice Area -- the northwest coast of Greenland and Canada’s High Arctic Islands.

Al Jazeera: Arctic wildlife at risk from climate change (video)

Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from the northernmost civilian community in the fourth and final report in a special series from the Last Ice Area -- the northwest coast of Greenland and Canada’s High Arctic Islands.

Security Implications of Climate Change

In a column in the Washington Post on Sunday (8/2/09), Kathleen Parker argues that the Waxman-Markey climate change bill currently before Congress would undermine our national security by making us more reliant on Middle East oil, a provocative claim for which she provides no support.  The bill would place a limit on dirty, carbon-based fuels, including foreign oil, making home-grown, non-polluting, renewable energy sources more economically attractive.  Free market forces would eventually reduce demand for all fossil fuels, including oil – both for

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