Siberian heatwave: Wildfires rage in Arctic, sea ice melts

Siberian heatwave: Wildfires rage in Arctic, sea ice melts
Siberian heatwave: Wildfires rage in Arctic, sea ice melts “The Arctic is heating more than twice as fast as the global average, impacting local populations and ecosystems and with global repercussions,� World Meteorological Organisation Secretary-General Petteri Taalas said in a statement on Friday.