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Oct 09, 2019
Climate breakdown is increasing the economic value of polar seas — beware the business opportunistsAntarctic Ocean is the fourth-largest ocean and accounts for more than one-third of heat gain in the past 50 years.
Oct 08, 2019
Woolly mammoths died off 4,000 years ago from isolation and extreme weather, study suggestsResearchers also believe that mammoths may have gone extinct after being cut off on an island during a global warming event.
Sep 25, 2019
IPCC report on oceans and cryosphere gets approval after all-night standoff with Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia held up the adoption of the Summary for Policy Makers. 30-odd pages that were vetted line-by-line.
Jan 12, 2019
Earth’s north magnetic pole is erratically shifting at a speed at 50 km per yearThe shifts are forcing an unprecedented early update to a model that helps navigation.
Nov 26, 2018
NASA makes a surprise request for petroleum developments in the Arctic OceanNASA says Sea drilling rigs could be affected by launches from its only high-latitude rocket range.
Mar 02, 2018
Sea ice cover in Antarctica drops to second lowest on record, say Australian authorities, reasons unclearSea ice cover in Antarctica has dropped to its second-lowest on record, Australian authorities said, adding that it was not yet clear what was driving the reduction.
Apr 01, 2013
Why Arctic is set to get a green makeover!Rising temperatures triggered by global warming will lead to a massive 'greening', with up to 50 percent increase in plant cover, in the Arctic, new research has warned.