Yes Saltwater Can Freeze

 

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I have seen this question or statement many times on social media this week. Can saltwater freeze?  I didn't know you could get ice on the ocean.  Have people seen the arctic or north pole?  Yes saltwater can freeze.  Fresh water freezes at thirty two degrees Fahrenheit, but seawater freezes at about twenty eight (28.4) degrees Fahrenheit, because of the salt in it.  When seawater freezes, however, the ice contains very little salt because only the water part freezes.  The inland waterways are frozen over and the Delaware bay is collecting ice especially around the harbor of . . .

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