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Soaring Temps in West Antarctica May Fuel Sea Level Rise | Climate Central

Soaring Temps in West Antarctica May Fuel Sea Level Rise | Climate Central | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Temperatures in West Antarctica are have increased by 4.3°F over the past 50 years or so, according to a new paper released Sunday in Nature Geoscience.
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Think penguins are cute? These bad eggs need an Antarctic Asbo: CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night's TV

Think penguins are cute? These bad eggs need an Antarctic Asbo: CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night's TV | Antarctica | Scoop.it
These penguins are nothing less than sleazy gangsters in feather tuxedos - thieving, sex-mad chick-murderers that stink to high heaven, writes CHRISTOPHER STEVENS.
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Antarctic British Base ‘A’ star of BBC Natural World Documentary

Antarctic British Base ‘A’ star of BBC Natural World Documentary | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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Penguin Picture -- Antarctica Photo -- National Geographic Photo of the Day

Penguin Picture -- Antarctica Photo -- National Geographic Photo of the Day | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Three emperor penguins shuffle across Antarctic ice in this National Geographic Photo of the Day from our Your Shot community.
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I Never, In A Million Years, Thought a Seal Would Do THAT To A Human!

I Never, In A Million Years, Thought a Seal Would Do THAT To A Human! | Antarctica | Scoop.it
So, I'm sitting there on the beach when, suddenly, along comes this seal...
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John Oliver Can't BELIEVE What's Happening In Antarctica

John Oliver Can't BELIEVE What's Happening In Antarctica | Antarctica | Scoop.it
"Last Week Tonight" host John Oliver has one request for all the world tourists out there: PLEASE don't go to Antarctica.

Thanks to morning talk shows touting the icy continent's "free penguins and sno-cones," thousands of tour...
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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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... 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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Photographer Gets Too Close To A Dangerous Predator, Then Something Amazing Happens

Photographer Gets Too Close To A Dangerous Predator, Then Something Amazing Happens | Antarctica | Scoop.it
The leopard seal is a fantastic and beautiful creature that resides in the artic, donning a stunning spotted coat similar to that of the…
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Antarctic Oceans Alliance

I want Antarctica's ocean protected. www.antarcticocean.org
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We Are Falklands exhibition – in pictures

We Are Falklands exhibition – in pictures | Antarctica | Scoop.it
This year the Falklands government ran a competition to find the best pictures from the islands’ photographers
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Brief History of Great Antarctic Adventures

Brief History of Great Antarctic Adventures | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Let these great Antarctic adventures give you an appetite for an Antarctica cruise. James Clark Ross Sales around Antarctica One of the first explorers to brave the icy...
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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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