Wobbly Jet Stream Is Sending the Melting Arctic into 'Uncharted Territory'
A shift in weather patterns created a month of extreme melting, prompting scientists' concern about the impact on long-term climate models.
BY BOB BERWYN, INSIDECLIMATE NEWS
9 June, 2016
Extraordinary melting in Greenland's ice sheet last summer was linked to warm air delivered by the wandering jet stream, a phenomenon that scientists have increasingly tied to global warming.