This could be a bit of an issue, no?


Via Kos:

Satellite data for the month of June show Arctic sea ice has shrunk to a record low, raising concerns about climate change, coastal erosion, and changes to wildlife patterns.

Full article here. Graphic above from realtime data found here. I'm not a scientist, but the Arctic looks alarmingly dinky.

Post script... Bush has come up with one of his trademark nicknames for the melting Arctic ice cap: "Slurpy".