Earth’s  sea ice expands to record levels as 2014 comes to a close.

Arctic ice returns to 1984 levels: Area of Arctic sea ice is nearly identical to 30 years ago

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via Global Sea Ice Breaks Record High For The Day – Antarctic Sea Ice Also Breaks Record High For the Day | Climate Depot.