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Antarctic Ocean Discovery Warns of Faster Global Warming

Antarctic Ocean Discovery Warns of Faster Global Warming

  • Published: Jun 10th, 2018

Scientists used state-of-the-art sensors to collect more data on the Southern Ocean than ever before, learning the ocean is absorbing less heat-trapping pollution than previously thought.

Rising Seas Could Swell Arizona’s Population

Rising Seas Could Swell Arizona’s Population

  • Published: Jun 7th, 2018

Arizona's low living costs and friendly culture make it an appealing state in which to settle, which could drive up its population as sea-level rise and fierce storms drive coastal residents inland.

Antarctic Modeling Pushes Up Sea-Level Rise Projections

Antarctic Modeling Pushes Up Sea-Level Rise Projections

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2017

Antarctic ice sheet models double the sea-level rise expected this century if global emissions of heat-trapping pollution remain high.

Stop What You’re Doing and Look at This Gorgeous Larsen C Satellite Image

Stop What You’re Doing and Look at This Gorgeous Larsen C Satellite Image

  • Published: Jul 26th, 2017

NASA has published new satellite imagery that reveals new details about the Larsen C iceberg.

How Distant Winds May Be Causing Antarctic Meltdown

How Distant Winds May Be Causing Antarctic Meltdown

  • Published: Jul 24th, 2017

Changes in winds blowing in East Antarctica may be driving ice melt thousands of miles away.

The Larsen C Iceberg Is Already Cracking Up

The Larsen C Iceberg Is Already Cracking Up

  • Published: Jul 19th, 2017

It's been less than a week, but the Larsen C ice shelf and the iceberg it calved are already changing.

These Images Show Just How Big the Larsen C Iceberg Is

These Images Show Just How Big the Larsen C Iceberg Is

  • Published: Jul 12th, 2017

It's hard to imagine the Larsen C iceberg. These images help make it clear how massive it is.

The Larsen C Iceberg Finally Broke Away. Now There’s a Trillion-Ton Iceberg Adrift

The Larsen C Iceberg Finally Broke Away. Now There’s a Trillion-Ton Iceberg Adrift

  • Published: Jul 12th, 2017

Antarctica just calved one of the biggest icebergs ever recorded.