Why don't we just let the Arctic melt? What will the Arctic look like in 50 years time? Will your children be the last generation to learn that the Arctic seas are covered by ice all year round? Why are governments across the world so interested in what is happening up North? The Arctic climate is warming more quickly than anywhere else on the planet. We already see the effects on land, as well as at sea. Discover how the Arctic helps to keep the planet cool, and why its changing state could affect us all.