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Antarctica Plant Life Growing Rapidly Due to Climate Change

A rapid emergence of new plant life in Antarctica due to climate change has many scientists worried. Watch this news report from GeoBeats to learn more.
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Pine Island Glacier In Antarctica Splits

Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier has calved, forming a new iceberg that is 277 square miles in size and is almost as big as New York City. Scientists have predicted the glacier to split since...
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Summer Ice Melt In Antarctica At A Record High, Researchers Say

According to a recent study by Australian and British researchers, as initially reported by Reuters, the rate at which ice is melting in Antarctica during the summer is at the highest level in 1,000...
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At Risk: Penguins in Antarctica

Antarctica's landscape is changing and there's no denying it. Most recently, a study by a Texas A&M University researcher, the melting rates of glaciers in Antarctica are accelerating due to global warming. Alejandro Orsi, associate professor of...
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Antarctica’s Landscape Without Ice: A Sneak Peek

Scientists from the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) are providing a view of Antarctica that has never been seen before—what the landscape is like without the ice. They have released a model using cartographic data, titled Bedmap2, in...
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Ozone Shrinks, Scientists Find

We usually only get to report bad news when it comes to the environment, except for a few stories about people believing in climate change and new products that help make our planet greener....
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Warm ocean currents accelerating Antarctica glacier melt

The news for the Antarctica glaciers continues to get increasingly dire. According to a recent study by a Texas A&M University researcher, the melting rates of glaciers in Antarctica are accelerating due to global warming. Alejandro...

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