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Climate change: Ozone hole over Antarctic ‘largest and deepest’ in recent years, scientists warn

<p>Freezing polar vortex driving depletion of vital protective layer, but enforcing bans on damaging chemicals remain essential, experts say</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/ozone-layer-hole-antarctica-maximum-2020-biggest-copernicus-skin-cancer-b829819.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Melting Antarctic Ice Exposes 800-Year-Old Penguins That Still Look Fresh

A biologist working off the Ross Sea in Antarctica has stumbled upon an assortment of Adélie penguin remains, some of which appeared to have died…

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Antarctic Glaciers Are Growing Unstable Above and Below Water

New studies show fractures on surface ice and warm seawater melting the ice from underneath. That’s a harbinger of a coming collapse—and sea level rise….

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‘Doomsday glacier’ in Antarctica melting due to warm water channels under surface, scientists discover

<p>‘I was shocked – it brought home how much how much this system has been damaged,’ says British Antarctica Survey scientist on break up of…

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Antarctica and Greenland Are on Track for the Worst-Case Climate Scenario

As the world’s ice sheets have been cracking up and melting down, climatologists have warned that further decimation could cause devastating levels of sea level…

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Climate crisis: Global warming could rapidly destroy Antarctic ice shelves with 'major consequences', study suggests

Loss of critical barriers to glaciers means sea levels could rise quickly, scientists warn Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-crisis-antarctica-ice-shelves-cracks-hydrofracturing-glaciers-a9690111.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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New map shows vulnerability of Antarctic ice to self-fracking

Enlarge / In 2002, the Larsen B ice shelf disintegrated in a matter of weeks. (credit: NASA EO) In 2016, a study found that adding…

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A small meteorite discovered in Antarctica is incredibly well preserved

In 2012 a group of Japanese and Belgian scientists was on an expedition in Antarctica. The team discovered something surprising lying on the snow covering…

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Antarctica joy flights replace Qantas' London-Australia routes amid pandemic

Boeing 787 jets are heading to the deep south instead of connecting UK with Perth Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/coronavirus-qantas-australia-flights-london-antartica-boeing-787-a9664861.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Antarctica's floating ice shelves have lost enough water in 25 years to fill the Grand Canyon

Although there is variation across the continent, overall the ice is melting faster than it is being replaced Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-crisis-antarctica-ice-shelf-melt-grand-canyon-a9663701.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Satellite Images Reveal New Penguin Colonies in Melting Antarctica

Satellites have spotted eight new emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica, as well as confirmed the existence of three others. While this sounds good, the unfortunate…

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Climate crisis: First active leaks of methane found on Antarctic seabed

Microbes which consume potent greenhouse gas had only proliferated in small numbers after five years, researchers say Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/methane-leak-antarctica-greenhouse-gas-climate-crisis-a9631991.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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The South Pole Is Warming Three Times Faster Than the Rest of Earth

Warm air doesn’t reach Antarctica as easily as the rest of the globe, but a new study has found that not even the South Pole…

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At Least Some Penguins Benefited From Record Antarctic Sea Ice Loss

Antarctica’s sea ice has crashed in recent years. It’s nothing to celebrate, but apparently some Antarctic penguins are loving it. A new study out Wednesday…

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Antarctic ice shelves melted at speeds of 50 metres a day at end of last Ice Age, scientists warn

‘We now know that the ice is capable of retreating at speeds far higher than what we see today’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/antarctica-ice-shelves-melting-speed-climate-change-sea-level-rise-a9538821.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Coronavirus and Antarctica: ‘Isolated within isolation’

Why the people on the only continent without a recorded case of coronavirus are in lockdown. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-52624208 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Satellites reveal clearest picture of ice-melting in Antarctica

Polar ice sheets losing billions of tonnes of ice every year Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/antarctica-ice-sea-level-rise-global-warming-nasa-a9495171.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Antarctica and Greenland ice melt raised global sea levels by about half an inch in last 16 years – CNBC

Antarctica and Greenland ice melt raised global sea levels by about half an inch in last 16 years  CNBC Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/30/climate-change-antarctica-greenland-ice-melt-raised-sea-levels-by-half-inch-in-last-16-years.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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90m year old Antarctic rainforest raises huge climate change question

Antarctica may be inhospitable ice today, but 90 million years ago it could’ve been home to a flourishing rainforest, new research has discovered. Published today,…

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NASA sticks a colossal ice block in NYC in new video

The greatest masses of ice on Earth, in Antarctica and Greenland, aren’t just melting — this melt is accelerating.  How much ice are these critical…

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Antarctica snow turns 'blood red'

Scientists say red coloured snow reflects less sunlight and causes ice to melt faster Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/red-snow-antarctica-research-station-ukraine-algae-climate-change-a9361091.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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