Questions tagged [ice]
for questions about claims based on ice, the solid form of water.
Did the Arctic Ice Sheet grow by 60% from 2012 to 2013?
I came across this picture on Facebook. The image claims to have been taken from a NASA satellite. I am skeptical this is correct, and if it is, does it show the ice sheet has increased in size ...
Has 90% of ice around Antarctica disappeared in less than a decade?
According to CNN, 90% of ice around Antarctica has disappeared in less than a decade. In the video, CNN Climate Correspondent, Bill Weir states: ... the ice around the continent was growing. In 2014,...
Is this picture of the melting ice at the North Pole legitimate?
There are multiple stories about the melting of ice at the North Pole, and I know enough about climate science to recognize the seriousness of the issue — my question is not about that. I've recently ...
Is it beneficial to treat a burn with ice?
I've often heard people, including my own mother, tell me that treating a burn with ice is beneficial: presumably, to the pain level, and swelling. Is that so? Does it really make a difference?