Greenland melt season kicks off slowly in 2015; the new abnormal a conspicuous area of cold fire, ice, soot, carbon: Dark Snow Project 2014 final field work in Greenland Siberian tundra holes are a mystery to me Is the climate dragon awakening? Phoenix Glacier relic ice Visiting and monitoring South Greenland dark ice Greenland 2013 melt is over the hill Greenland high near-surface air temperature record set mid 2013 melt season average Greenland ice sheet reflectivity 5% above 2012 value