Sea Ice in the Arctic

Photo | 14 September, 2009

Broken and unconsolidated sea ice in the Greenland sea. Polar bear rely on sea ice for hunting. In a 3°C world, the sea ice will disappear completely in summer, and will be present only in a few places in winter. Polar bears are far from the only ones with a lot to lose from climate change. The 2009 summer sea ice minimum was reported to be the third lowest on record. According to experts, the Arctic may be completely clear of sea ice in summer in five to twenty years, this will have serious implications.

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2015: A Year in Pictures

Slideshow | 21 December, 2015

2015: A Year of People Powered Change

Video | 17 December, 2015 at 9:30

As 2015 draws to a close, we look back on some of the Greenpeace campaign highlights of the past year.

Together We Are Stronger

Video | 2 December, 2015 at 9:30

This powerful animation, produced for Greenpeace Mediterranean to celebrate its 20th anniversary, is by Anima Istanbul, one of Turkey's leading studios. It is a timely reminder that only by working together can we protect this fragile Earth.

People's Climate March 2015

Slideshow | 1 December, 2015

Dam collapse creates environmental disaster in Brazil

Video | 18 November, 2015 at 9:40

Mud – full of dangerous metals – quickly overtook the nearby mining community of Mariana in Minas Gerais state. At least seventeen people were killed. Hundreds more have been displaced by the wall of sludge released in the dam collapse. Music:...

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