Underground lab

Local resident Valentina Demetria in the under ground laboratory of the Permafrost institute in Yakutsk. Climate change is amplified in the polar regions and is therefore a good indicator of how much change is happening. From the mid 19th century to mid 20th century, the Arctic has warmed to the highest recorded temperatures in 400 years and continues to rise.

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Local resident Valentina Demetria in the under ground laboratory of the Permafrost institute in Yakutsk. Climate change is amplified in the polar regions and is therefore a good indicator of how much change is happening. From the mid 19th century to mid 20th century, the Arctic has warmed to the highest recorded temperatures in 400 years and continues to rise.
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