Speeding Sea Ice (video) The Earth Institute at Columbia University Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Arctic sea ice is now drifting faster and farther than it used to, potentially transporting more pollutants across national boundaries. This video shows ice traveling progressively farther afield between 1982 and 2012. (Ice formed in Russian waters is light blue; Iceland, yellow; Greenland, green; Canada, red; United States, dark blue.) Credit Robert Newton/Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Usage Restrictions Credit must be given Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.