Arctic journey shows the glaring effects of climate change

HARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR:  Finding and traversing the fabled ice-clogged northwest sea passage linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Canadian Arctic was a dream of explorers for centuries.  But it wasn’t until 1906 that famed Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen completed the voyage for the first time.

This weekend, a Finnish icebreaker completed the most recent transit, one that glaringly revealed the effects of climate change on the fragile Arctic...


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