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Sea Ice and CO2 Levels
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Abstract: After 140 years of a 1% annual increase in CO2, this simulation shows a
dramatic reduction in sea ice thickness at the North Pole. Results for the
South Pole are also shown.This simulation shows how increasing CO2 levels may
affect sea ice thickness at the poles. Visualizations are shown for both a
control run, where CO2 levels remain constant, and an experimental run, with
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: M. Holland, C. Bitz, B. Briegleb, E. Hunke, B. Lipscom, R. Moritz, J. Schramm, F. Clare, J. Clyne, T. Scheitlin
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Use Constraints Copyright 2002, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)
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Community Data Portal, Visualization and Enabling Technologies Section, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
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P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24