Predictions for Ice Concentration in the Arctic Sea Announced

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The Global Ice Center at Weathernews Inc.(HQ: Tokyo, Japan; RMD: Chihito Kusabiraki)has announced their 2014 predictions for ice concentration in the Artic Sea. Based on trends observed so far this year, the ice has been receding at a pace consistent with previous years, and experts at the Global Ice Center (GIC) expect this summer’s minimum ice extent to be less than last summer.