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Dirty Aviation’s Melting the Arctic: Researchers Find a Mind-Blowingly Cheap Solution

Simply rerouting plane flights around the Arctic will delay sea ice melt and prevent up to 2 percent of global warming, say researchers

Arctic sea ice is at an all-time recorded low in 2012, and dirty aviation plays a part. But new research shows that simply rerouting plane flights around the Arctic will delay Arctic sea ice melt, prevent 1.75 to 2 percent of global warming,…
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by: Anirvan Chatterjee – December 21, 2012

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