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Australia plans drill of ancient Antarctic ice core

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Virginia Institute of Marine Science - Study reveals strong links between Antarctic climate, food web

Virginia Institute of Marine Science - Study reveals strong links between Antarctic climate, food web | Antarctica | Scoop.it
A long-term study of the links between climate and marine life along the rapidly warming West Antarctic Peninsula reveals how changes in physical factors send ripples up the food chain.
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Ciril Jazbec’s Cinema on Ice | PROOF

Ciril Jazbec’s Cinema on Ice | PROOF | Antarctica | Scoop.it
On his most recent trip to Greenland, photographer Ciril Jazbec witnessed something magical—a photographic experience that made his “hairs stand on end.” He wa
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Shackleton Comic Brings Antarctica’s Heroic Age of Exploration to Life

Shackleton Comic Brings Antarctica’s Heroic Age of Exploration to Life | Antarctica | Scoop.it
A century ago, Ernest Shackleton planned the first trek from shore to shore across Antarctica. During their journey, he and the crew aboard the Endurance became stranded in ice along the Antarctic coast and nearly perished. Now their story is being told in a beautiful new graphic novel from artist Nick Bertozzi. The comic showcases their…
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Penguins That Weathered Past Climate Change Suffer This Time

Penguins That Weathered Past Climate Change Suffer This Time | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Two penguin species that flourished under a past warming event aren't doing so well now.
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The Arctic 30 Story Isn't Over (a short film by Olivier Agostini) - YouTube

A comedy about what you can seriously do to #SaveTheArctic. #NoArcticOil. savethearctic.org Written & Directed by: Olivier Agostini Production Agency: Future...
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New water bear species discovered in Antarctica (Science Alert)

Scientists have found a new species of tardigrade in Antarctica’s Victoria Land.
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Incredible places tourists don't know about yet - NEWS.com.au

Incredible places tourists don't know about yet - NEWS.com.au | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Incredible places tourists don't know about yet
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Deception Island, Antarctica. With a distinctive horseshoe shape, Deception Island is one of the most remote places on earth.
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Underground volcanoes contributing to glacier melt in Antarctica - The Weather Network

Underground volcanoes contributing to glacier melt in Antarctica - The Weather Network | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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Underground volcanoes contributing to glacier melt in Antarctica. 82 views. Don't miss.
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Penguins Once Thrived in Warmer Temps, But Now Face Climate Crisis - Yahoo News

National Geographic Penguins Once Thrived in Warmer Temps, But Now Face Climate Crisis Yahoo News Since the last ice age, penguins have basked in warmer Antarctic climates because less ice makes it easier for the birds to breed and hunt for food, a...
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Volcanic rift valley under Antarctica hotter than expected - The Conversation

Volcanic rift valley under Antarctica hotter than expected - The Conversation | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Volcanic rift valley under Antarctica hotter than expected
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The Thwaites glacier is one of the most rapidly changing in Antarctica.
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Global Protection Proposed for Sharks, Rays, Sawfish, Polar Bears and Lions - AllAfrica.com

Global Protection Proposed for Sharks, Rays, Sawfish, Polar Bears and Lions - AllAfrica.com | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Global Protection Proposed for Sharks, Rays, Sawfish, Polar Bears and Lions AllAfrica.com Species covered by CMS are extremely diverse, ranging from the Blue Whale and the African Elephant to gazelles, sea turtles, sharks, a variety of birds from...
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The Stunning, Unexpected Colors of Antarctica and Its Penguins - Wired

The Stunning, Unexpected Colors of Antarctica and Its Penguins - Wired | Antarctica | Scoop.it
The Stunning, Unexpected Colors of Antarctica and Its Penguins
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Behind the Argentina's Esperanza Base, on the Antarctic peninsula, it's possible to stand on a cliff and look down on a colony of 250 000 Adelie penguins.
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Antarctic ice shelves could melt faster than expected

Antarctic ice shelves could melt faster than expected | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Warm water could see Antarctica's giant ice shelves to melt even faster than expected, research suggests.
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Whalers tale sheds new light on Arctic ice

Whalers tale sheds new light on Arctic ice | Antarctica | Scoop.it
A new study analysing the log books of British whaling ships’ journeys more than 200 years ago has gathered vital data on the Arctic ice sheet before extensive fossil fuel use began to impact on cl...
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Extreme Weirdness: Antarctica's "Blood Falls"

Extreme Weirdness: Antarctica's "Blood Falls" | Antarctica | Scoop.it
There's a glacier in Antarctica that seems to be weeping a river of blood.
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Midwinter celebrations 2014 — Australian Antarctic Division

Midwinter celebrations 2014 — Australian Antarctic Division | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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Penguins That Weathered Past Climate Change Suffer This Time

Penguins That Weathered Past Climate Change Suffer This Time | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Two penguin species that flourished under a past warming event aren't doing so well now.
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New water bear species discovered in Antarctica (Science Alert)

Scientists have found a new species of tardigrade in Antarctica’s Victoria Land.
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Hidden volcanoes melt Antarctic glaciers from below, study finds - Fox News

Hidden volcanoes melt Antarctic glaciers from below, study finds - Fox News | Antarctica | Scoop.it
International Business Times Hidden volcanoes melt Antarctic glaciers from below, study finds Fox News Now, a new study finds that these subglacial volcanoes and other geothermal "hotspots" are contributing to the melting of Thwaites Glacier, a...
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Now, Cell Phones to Ring Even on Antarctica - NDTV

Now, Cell Phones to Ring Even on Antarctica - NDTV | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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Now, Cell Phones to Ring Even on Antarctica
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... was quoted as saying in a wired.com report. The service is useful to the researchers' community on Antarctica, particularly field scientists who need to go out in the cold to fetch data.
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King Penguin's Island-Hopping History Revealed - Scientific American

Scientific American King Penguin's Island-Hopping History Revealed Scientific American King penguins colonized a string of islands north of Antarctica about 15,000 years ago, after glaciers melted and the climate warmed, according to a new genetic...
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Transformative technology - Antarctic Sun

Transformative technology - Antarctic Sun | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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Its radar systems have been instrumental in recent research that has shown that glaciers in West Antarctica's Amundsen Sea Embayment have reached a tipping point.
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Antarctica's preservation a top priority says expert - Daily Advertiser

Antarctica's preservation a top priority says expert - Daily Advertiser | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Antarctica's preservation a top priority says expert
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ANTARCTICA EXPLORED: Dr Phillip Tracey of the Australian Antartic Division says Australia is extremely focused on the preservation and protection of Antarctica.
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Gentoo Penguins Thrive, While Adelies and Chinstraps Falter in a Climate ... - Scientific American

Gentoo Penguins Thrive, While Adelies and Chinstraps Falter in a Climate ... - Scientific American | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Gentoo Penguins Thrive, While Adelies and Chinstraps Falter in a Climate ...
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