Antarctica is being rapidly melted from below says Nasa, and it thinks it knows why – The Independent

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Nov 102017
 

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Antarctica is being rapidly melted from below says Nasa, and it thinks it knows why
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The heat is causing the surface of the ice to melt and crack, resulting in rivers and other disruption to Antarctica. Around 30 years ago, a scientist at the University of Colorado Denver said that there might be a mantle plume under a region of the
A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And VolcanismForbes
Volcano 'as powerful as Yellowstone' MELTS ice beneath AntarcticaExpress.co.uk
Hot rock under Antarctica may be melting some of its ice sheets from the bottom-upBusiness Insider
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Journey to the South Pole: NASA releases stunning images revealing the incredible beauty of the Antarctic – Daily Mail

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Nov 072017
 

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Journey to the South Pole: NASA releases stunning images revealing the incredible beauty of the Antarctic
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Operation IceBridge has been studying how polar ice has evolved over the past nine years and is currently flying a set of nine-hour research flights over West Antarctica to monitor ice loss. The mission, which uses a retrofitted 1966 Lockheed P-3

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In Photos: NASA aerial images record West Antarctica melting ice – The Globe and Mail

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Jun 092017
 

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In Photos: NASA aerial images record West Antarctica melting ice
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NASA's Operation IceBridge has been studying how polar ice has evolved over the past eight years and is currently flying a set of 12-hour research flights over West Antarctica at the start of the melt season. Researchers have used the IceBridge data to …

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NASA scientists baffled by huge1000km patch of GREEN ice in … – Express.co.uk

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Mar 152017
 

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NASA scientists baffled by huge1000km patch of GREEN ice in …
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A MASSIVE expanse of BRIGHT GREEN ice 20 times the size of New York has been photographed by a NASA satellite on a routine fly-over of an isolated …
Weird Green Ice Floats In Antarctic Harbor | The Huffington PostHuffington Post

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The mystery of Antarctica’s GREEN ice: NASA images reveal strange phenomenon caused by plankton – Daily Mail

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Mar 112017
 

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The mystery of Antarctica's GREEN ice: NASA images reveal strange phenomenon caused by plankton
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A wide view of Antarctica's Granite Harbor – a cove in the vicinity of the Ross Sea. The green floating ice is caused by phytoplankton at the water's surface. They typically flourish in waters around Antarctica in the Southern Hemisphere's spring and
Strange Green Ice Seen Floating in Antarctica's Ross SeaLive Science

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Want to buy a used robot? Nasa to auction terrifying 1965 PDAD humanoid used to test spacesuits

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Sep 022016
 

The 1965 PDAD (Power Driven Articulated Dummy) robot simulated 35 basic human motions and used sensors to gather data on how the human body would act in pressurized suits – but it never fulfilled its mission due to a tendency to leak oil. Now, the metallic …
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Nasa reveals why sea ice in Antarctica has INCREASED while the Arctic melts – Daily Mail

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May 222016
 

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Nasa reveals why sea ice in Antarctica has INCREASED while the Arctic melts
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While sea ice cover in the Arctic has been in melting, Antarctica has seen an increase. Now a new Nasa-led study says the geology of the region and the Southern Ocean are responsible for the difference. The research came to the conclusion after
One of Antarctica's Biggest Glaciers Is Eroding Faster Than ThoughtTakePart
Antarctic Ice Melt May Be Worse Than Scientists ThoughtTIME
'Fundamentally unstable': Scientists confirm their fears about East Antarctica's biggest glacierWashington Post
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Why sea ice in Antarctica has INCREASED while the Arctic melts: Nasa study reveals how climate change has affected … – Daily Mail

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May 212016
 

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Why sea ice in Antarctica has INCREASED while the Arctic melts: Nasa study reveals how climate change has affected
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While sea ice cover in the Arctic has been in melting, Antarctica has seen an increase. Now a new Nasa-led study says the geology of the region and the Southern Ocean are responsible for the difference. The research came to the conclusion after
NASA Study reveals reasons for Sea Ice Changes at the Arctic, AntarcticaClarksville Online

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NASA Targets New Date for Mars InSight Drilling Mission

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Mar 102016
 

The leak on the Mars InSight probe was discovered in December … making it a crucial tool for the space probe, which will be tasked with drilling into Mars’ surface. The trip to Mars will take six months, with the probe now scheduled to land in November …
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NASA Study Indicates Antarctica is Gaining More Ice Than It’s Losing – AccuWeather.com

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Nov 142015
 

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NASA Study Indicates Antarctica is Gaining More Ice Than It's Losing
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A new study released by NASA reveals that Antarctica is currently gaining more ice than it's losing, disputing other studies that say the continent is overall losing land ice. The gain in ice is attributed to an increase in Antarctic snow accumulation
From the Field: Chilean Tsunami Rocks Antarctica's Ross Ice ShelfScripps Oceanography News
If Global Warming Is Real, Why Is Antarctic Ice Growing?Test Tube

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