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Temperatures in Arctic Soar Above 100 Degrees, Shattering Records

HeadlineJun 23, 2020

In climate news, temperatures in Siberia in the Arctic Circle have topped 100 degrees Fahrenheit for the first time in recorded history. The average temperature in the Arctic in June is 68 degrees. Scientists say the Arctic is warming twice as fast as the global average.

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