Latest News on Antarctica
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Apr 25, 2019
Fewer Happy Feet: Baby penguin numbers lower than past years, climate change blamedVirtually no chicks have hatched at Antarctica’s second-biggest breeding grounds for emperor penguins.
Apr 24, 2019
Climate change, Arctic warming will cost the world $70 trillion: StudyClimate change leading to rise in temperatures will effect the final dotted line of the world.
Apr 23, 2019
Ice caps are melting, researchers finally calculate the astonishing volumes of itGreenland's glaciers alone appear to have contributed to a 13.7-millimeter rise in sea levels since 1972.
Mar 06, 2019
Scientists solve the mystery of green icebergs that are only seen in AntarcticaIn theory, green icebergs may be crucial to the health of oceans vast distances from them.
Feb 17, 2019
Scientists scour Antarctic for clues on everything from climate change to cancerScientists there are also looking at ways to treat Alzheimer’s disease, enzymes to remove lactose from milk.
Jan 31, 2019
Mercury plunges to 'life-threatening temperatures' in US midwest; Chicago makes special arrangements for homelessA brutal cold wave hit the American Midwest on Wednesday, bringing temperatures lower than those in Antarctica, grounding flights, closing schools and businesses — and raising fears of hypothermia.
Jan 27, 2019
2018 was planet Earth's fourth-warmest year ever recorded, reveals studyIndependent scientists calculated that 2018's average temperature was 14.96 degrees Celsius.
Jan 15, 2019
Antarctica is losing six times more ice now than it was in the 1980s: StudyAntarctica's ice melting increased by 280 percent in the last sixteen years according to the study.
Jan 05, 2019
Scientists hunt for microbes under Antarctica to understand habitats on Mars, moonsThey announced their discovery of microbes in the subglacial lake in 2013, receiving worldwide attention.
Dec 28, 2018
American adventurer makes history completing coast-to-coast solo trek of AntarcticaHis Antarctica voyage was tracked by GPS & live updates of the trip provided daily on his website.