Environmental experts have warned ITV News that we need to take urgent action over rising sea levels.
The rate of glacial melt is rapidly increasing and that could damage British shorelines and increase flood risks.
ITV News Science Editor Lawrence McGinty is in the world's most northerly town to investigate:
How do scientists survive -30 degrees temperatures at Barneo, the temporary camp set up on floating ice near the North Pole?
Arctic glaciers are melting faster than expected fuelling a rise in sea levels, which experts believe could cost the UK billions of pounds.
As new figures show the record cold weather is persisting into April, the Met Office says it will investigate if Arctic melting is to blame.