The amount of Arctic sea ice at least three years old is up 37% since 2011. But even worse news for alarmists is that the old/thick ice is located on the Alaska side of the Arctic, where it will inhibit summer melt. The animation below shows changes in December multi-year ice from December 2011 to December 2014.
Alarmists say they care about Polar Bears, but they get very upset when presented with good news – because it threatens their funding and reputations. Nobel Laureate Al Gore predicted an ice-free Arctic for December 2014