Click on the map to zoom in on the region...
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The Explanation Page will
give a guided tour.
This website displays every 30 minutes the latest global warming info, clouds, fires, ships. You can also track the state of the Polar icecaps, day and night zones, the moonphase and more...
website uses "Blue Marble" images
from NASA, to portray the changing seasons of the planet. Every
month a different earth map is displayed, which shows the changing
colors of the vegetation and changes in ice coverage globally.
There is a movie sequence of the North Pole Sea Ice. You can watch how the Polar Ice melts in the summer, opening up the North West Passage.
In the winter the open seas quickly freeze again, making shipping impossible, except for ice breakers.