Green shows ice present in 2013 which was not present on this date in 2012. Red shows the opposite.
The Ministry Of Truth continues to lie about this :
This year’s melt rates are in line with a sustained decline of the Arctic ice cover, which has been monitored by NASA for several decades.
In the 1980′s the ice cap was about the size of the lower 48 states. It’s lost about half its size since then