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Arctic and Antarctic sea ice was at a record low in January - The Japan Times

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 01:56

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Arctic and Antarctic sea ice was at a record low in January
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GENEVA – The extent of sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic last month was the lowest on record for January, the U.N. World Meteorological Organization said on Friday, while concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere hit a January record.
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New tracking technology gives Australian scientists unprecedented access to seabirds in Antarctica - ABC Online

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 17:34

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New tracking technology gives Australian scientists unprecedented access to seabirds in Antarctica
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The birds and animals there are considered to be early indicators of change. New tracking technology is giving Australian scientists an unprecedented insight into the hidden world of seabirds, considered to be the sentinels of climate change in the ...

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UN: Sea Ice In Both Arctic, Antarctic Hits Record Low - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 02:34

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UN: Sea Ice In Both Arctic, Antarctic Hits Record Low
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Sea ice in both the Arctic and Antarctic last month hit the lowest levels on record for January, the United Nations World Meteorological Organization says. Concentrations in the atmosphere of carbon dioxide, the chief gas said to cause global warming ...
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Global heat melts Arctic and Antarctic sea ice to record lows - UN agencyNew Kerala
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Arctic, Antarctic Sea Ice Extent Hits Record Low - Voice of America

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:59

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Arctic, Antarctic Sea Ice Extent Hits Record Low
Voice of America
Sea ice normally melts in the summer in the Arctic and Antarctic, and recovers in both poles in their respective winters. But not this year. The World Meteorological Organization reports that sea ice extent in the Arctic and Antarctic was the lowest ...
Antarctic sea ice shrinks to record lowScience News (blog)
Antarctic sea ice used to be the darling of climate doubters. Not anymore.Washington Post
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Antarctic sea ice shrinks to record low - Science News (blog)

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 13:14

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Antarctic sea ice shrinks to record low
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The new record comes just two years after the largest January Antarctic sea ice extent on record. Southern Hemisphere sea ice has been growing by about 3 percent per decade since recordkeeping began in 1979, albeit with considerable year-to-year ...
Arctic, Antarctic Sea Ice Extent Hits Record LowVoice of America
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NASA satellite spots mile-long iceberg breaking off of Antarctic glacier - CBS News

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 12:50

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NASA satellite spots mile-long iceberg breaking off of Antarctic glacier
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The Pine Island Glacier is one of the largest glaciers within the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, accounting for about 20 percent of the ice sheet's total ice flow to the ocean, according to NASA scientists. The immense glacier is also one of the least ...
Iceberg the size of MANHATTAN breaks away from Antarctic glacierThe Sun
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How do you count penguins from space? From their poop smears, of course - The Verge

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 12:42

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How do you count penguins from space? From their poop smears, of course
The Verge
Penguin colonies produce such prodigious quantities of poop that smears of it are visible from space. That means that scientists, with the help of NASA, can count the filthy little birds from satellite images. Since the Antarctic is so inaccessible ...

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Arctic and Antarctic sea ice at record low in January: UN - The Straits Times

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 06:38

Arctic and Antarctic sea ice at record low in January: UN
The Straits Times
GENEVA (Reuters) - The extent of sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic last month was the lowest on record for January, the UN World Meteorological Organisation said on Friday (Feb 17), while concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere hit a ...

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Arctic and Antarctic sea ice at record low - 9news.com.au

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 06:27

Arctic and Antarctic sea ice at record low
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The extent of sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic last month was the lowest on record for January, the UN World Meteorological Organisation says, while concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere hit a record level. "The missing ice in both ...

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Copernicus Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 warn of dangerous Antarctic ... - Phys.Org

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 06:00

Copernicus Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 warn of dangerous Antarctic ...
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Following the appearance of a large crack in the ice shelf close to the Halley VI research station in Antarctica, information from the Copernicus Sentinel-1 and ...

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Copernicus images reveal 'halloween crack' in Antarctic | Daily Mail ... - Daily Mail

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 19:41

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Copernicus images reveal 'halloween crack' in Antarctic | Daily Mail ...
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A large crack in the Antarctic ice shelf called the 'halloween crack' made the British Halley VI research station in Antarctica decide to close down temporarily.

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NASA Satellite Spots Mile-Long Iceberg Breaking Off of Antarctic Glacier - Live Science

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:57

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NASA Satellite Spots Mile-Long Iceberg Breaking Off of Antarctic Glacier
Live Science
The Pine Island Glacier is one of the largest glaciers within the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, accounting for about 20 percent of the ice sheet's total ice flow to the ocean, according to NASA scientists. The immense glacier is also one of the least ...
Iceberg the size of MANHATTAN breaks away from Antarctic glacierThe Sun
Glacial 'aftershock' spawns Antarctic iceberg the size of ManhattanTelegraph.co.uk
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Antarctic sea-ice heading for record minimum - Radio Canada International

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 14:54

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Antarctic sea-ice heading for record minimum
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What people often forget is the fact that the Earth's two polar regions are completely different. The Arctic is an ocean surrounded and interspersed by land, while the Antarctic is a continent surrounded by ocean. Thus the ice behaves differently ...

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Female scientists and explorers wanted for expedition to the Antarctic - ITV News

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 11:42

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Female scientists and explorers wanted for expedition to the Antarctic
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A team of women scientists has completed a special expedition to the Antarctic. Seventy-six women from 15 countries were chosen to take part in the first 'Homeward Bound' trip, an initiative which aims to improve leadership techniques. The global ...

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Image: Glacial 'aftershock' spawns Antarctic iceberg - Phys.Org

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 08:50

Phys.Org

Image: Glacial 'aftershock' spawns Antarctic iceberg
Phys.Org
Pine Island is one of the main glaciers responsible for moving ice from the interior of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to the ocean. It already delivers plenty of ice to Pine Island Bay—about 79 cubic kilometers (19 cubic miles) of ice per year. But ...

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Antarctic sea ice used to be the darling of climate doubters. Not anymore. - Washington Post

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 08:05

Washington Post

Antarctic sea ice used to be the darling of climate doubters. Not anymore.
Washington Post
Floating sea ice in another cold place, the Arctic, is clearly shrinking, as are Arctic and Antarctic glaciers, and we don't fully understand all the drivers behind the vast and complex Antarctic sea ice system. So don't leap to the conclusion that odd ...
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Why researchers are hunting killer whales in the Antarctic - News 12 ... - WDEF News 12

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 14:03

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Why researchers are hunting killer whales in the Antarctic - News 12 ...
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In this latest installment of the “Climate Diaries” series, CBS News correspondent Mark Phillips is in Antarctica, following a group of researchers chasing killer ...

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Antarctic sea ice hits record low early data shows - CBC.ca

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 10:26

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Antarctic sea ice hits record low early data shows
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'We've always thought of the Antarctic as the sleeping elephant starting to stir. Well, maybe it's starting to stir now.' - Mark Serreze, director of the National Snow and Ice Data Center. Mark Serreze, director of the NSIDC, said he would wait for a ...
More evidence of global melt: Antarctic sea ice at record lowsChristian Science Monitor
Antarctic sea ice shrunk to a record low this yearScroll.in
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Grace Greason: My Antarctic journey clarifies the need for climate action - Post-Bulletin

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 09:53

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Grace Greason: My Antarctic journey clarifies the need for climate action
Post-Bulletin
Besides leading expeditions throughout the Antarctic, the Explorer also promoted education through seminars on Antarctica's wildlife and management. I learned that Antarctica is managed through an international treaty that calls for its preservation ...

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What Happens When That Enormous Antarctic Ice Shelf Finally Breaks? - Gizmodo

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 08:15

Gizmodo

What Happens When That Enormous Antarctic Ice Shelf Finally Breaks?
Gizmodo
For the past few months, scientists have watched with bated breath as a rift in the Antarctic Peninsula's Larsen C ice shelf grows longer by the day. Eventually, the rift will make a clean break, expelling a 2,000 square mile chunk of ice into the sea ...

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