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Russell Wangersky: Warming ocean temperatures could lead to a big kill

The Gulf of Mexico dead zone is an area of ocean bottom where the amount of dissolved oxygen in the water is so low that it can’t support marine life. This year, it’s about 14,760 square kilometres in …

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WHAT ON EARTH! Mysterious COSMIC RAYS erupting from Antartica could BREAK RULES OF PHYSICS – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

WHAT ON EARTH! Mysterious COSMIC RAYS erupting from Antartica could BREAK RULES OF PHYSICS
Express.co.uk
The strange cosmic rays were first spotted shooting out of Antarctica during a 2006 experiment to monitor cosmic rays showering the Earth from space. During the tests, NASA-affiliated researchers observed a phenomenon that they were unable to explain: …

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Weird signals in Antarctica could be hints of a new realm of physics … – New Scientist


New Scientist

Weird signals in Antarctica could be hints of a new realm of physics …
New Scientist
A NASA radio balloon floating over Antarctica has spotted high-energy events that can't be explained by our current understanding of particle physics.
Mysterious Cosmic Rays Shooting from the Ground in Antarctica …Motherboard
Strange Particles Coming Out of the Earth Hint at New PhysicsPopular Mechanics
Particles detected in Antarctica might be Supersymmetric in NatureNews Guards (blog)
Gizmodo –Science News
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How a Massive Wall in Antarctica Could Hold Back Sea-Level Rise – Live Science


Live Science

How a Massive Wall in Antarctica Could Hold Back Sea-Level Rise
Live Science
Glaciers are mighty rivers of ice that can carry boulders on their backs and grind valleys into rugged mountain ranges. But now, scientists say that humans might need to think about trying to engineer these formidable forces of nature. Propping up
An Unforeseen Climate Beast Awakens!Dissident Voice

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Could Building Massive Seafloor Barriers Around Antarctica Help Slow Sea Level Rise? – Yale Environment 360


Yale Environment 360

Could Building Massive Seafloor Barriers Around Antarctica Help Slow Sea Level Rise?
Yale Environment 360
Large-scale geoengineering projects that would involve building walls and berms along the seafloor could help stem the collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and slow global sea level rise, two scientists contend in a new peer-reviewed study
This Insane Plan to 'Prop Up' Antarctica Could Help Save The WorldScienceAlert
Antarctica warming could fuel disastrous sea-level rise, study findsAnchorage Daily News
Scientists Think A Giant Artificial Wall Propped Up Under …IFLScience
Tech Times –Newsweek –The Cryosphere –European Geosciences Union
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This Insane Plan to ‘Prop Up’ Antarctica Could Help Save The World – ScienceAlert


Anchorage Daily News

This Insane Plan to 'Prop Up' Antarctica Could Help Save The World
ScienceAlert
There's enough ice stacked on top of Antarctica to raise seas around the globe by almost 200 feet (60 metres). While it takes time for major changes to occur with that much ice, Antarctica is melting faster than we thought, according to a study
Antarctica warming could fuel disastrous sea-level rise, study findsAnchorage Daily News
Huge Artificial Wall Under Antarctica Could Stop Glaciers Melting and Prevent Sea Level RiseNewsweek
At this rate, Earth risks sea level rise of 20 to 30 feet, historical …Washington Post
Axios –Nature –European Geosciences Union –The Cryosphere
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Huge Artificial Wall Under Antarctica Could Stop Glaciers Melting and Prevent Sea Level Rise – Newsweek


Newsweek

Huge Artificial Wall Under Antarctica Could Stop Glaciers Melting and Prevent Sea Level Rise
Newsweek
Princeton's Michael Wolovick and John Moore, from the Beijing Normal University, say an artificial wall to stop warm water getting to Antarctica's glaciers would prevent further melting. This wall would be “the biggest civil engineering projects that
Scientists think a giant artificial wall propped up under Antarctica's ice sheets could stop catastrophic sea level riseBusiness Insider India
Could a giant underwater wall help save glaciers from collapse?Fast Company
Propping up glaciers to avoid cataclysmic sea level risePhys.Org
The Guardian –The Cryosphere
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EPA change to Obama-era rule on methane leaks could lead to more greenhouse gas emissions

The EPA has announced another proposed change to Obama-era rules intended to combat climate change, this time to how the oil and natural gas industry is required to monitor and prevent leaks of …

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The Biggest Challenge Facing Shale Oil Could Be Overcoming Its Own Success

Prices for oil services, for drilling and fracking wells, were not going to stay depressed … that the days of heavily discounted Permian oil will end. Refiners along the Gulf Coast have no use for m…

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Wildfires in Borneo Threaten Orangutans and the Palm Oil Industry Could Be at Fault Yet Again

It seems like half the world has been plagued with wildfires this year, leaving both humans and wildlife devastated, with many homeless or even dead. The wildfires in Borneo are currently threatening …

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