So say our denier friends. Unless maybe you were hoping to be able to kayak to the North Pole this year. You might be able to come pretty close. With a good month still left in the melt season, Arctic sea ice reached a record low this week.
Compare the white space with the median August ice line (pink). For a look at your kayaking prospects, check out the cool North Pole webcams.
(via Jeff Master's Wunderblog)