Tagged: Lake North Pole

Webcam Captures North Pole Turning Into A Lake

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released this time-lapse video today of the snow-covered North Pole’s transformation into a lake. The time-lapse begins in mid-April and ends in late July; the ice begins to melt at the 1:10 mark, July 2nd, 2013. The North Pole turning into a meltwater lake has become an annual occurrence, view photos and video from previous years at the NOAA’s website.
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North Pole Melting GIF