Earth Observation Mission News
Arctic sea ice up from record low
16 December 2013
Measurements from ESA's CryoSat satellite show that the volume of Arctic sea ice has significantly increased this autumn.
The volume of ice measured this autumn is about 50% higher compared to last year.
In October 2013, CryoSat measured about 9000 cubic km of sea ice - a notable increase compared to 6000 cubic km in October 2012.