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US scientists rescued from Antarctica by Argentine Navy – The Independent


The Independent

US scientists rescued from Antarctica by Argentine Navy
The Independent
US scientists stranded on an Antarctic peninsula have been rescued by the Argentine Navy after thick sea ice prevented their own icebreaker from reaching the team. The four scientists and a contractor became stranded on Sunday after the US icebreaker
Argentine navy rescues US scientists from Antarctica – BBC NewsBBC News
American Scientists Rescued From Remote Island in AntarcticaNBC4i.com
US scientists stranded in Antarctica rescuedNew York Post
ABC News
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US scientists stranded in Antarctica rescued – New York Post


New York Post

US scientists stranded in Antarctica rescued
New York Post
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — A group of American scientists who were stranded in an ice-bound island off the northeastern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula were rescued Sunday by an Argentine icebreaker, U.S. and Argentine authorities said Monday. The four
US scientists rescued in Antarctica by Argentina icebreakerABC News

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Rescued Radar Maps Reveal Antarctica’s Past – Scientific American


Scientific American

Rescued Radar Maps Reveal Antarctica's Past
Scientific American
Glaciologists will soon have a treasure trove of data for exploring how Antarctica's underbelly has changed over nearly half a century. An international team of researchers has scanned and digitized 2 million records from pioneering aeroplane radar

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Rescued radar maps reveal Antarctica’s past – Nature.com


Nature.com

Rescued radar maps reveal Antarctica's past
Nature.com
The digitized data extend the record of changes at the bottom of the ice sheet, such as the formation of channels as Antarctica's ice flows, by more than two decades. “All of a sudden it allows us to understand how dynamic the bottom of the ice sheet
East Antarctic Ice Has a Wild Past. It May Be a HarbingerNational Geographic
East Antarctic Ice Sheet Has History of InstabilityUT News | The University of Texas at Austin
Melting of East Antarctic Ice Sheet could cripple major US citiesEurekAlert (press release)
International Business Times UK –Mashable
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Australian ship stuck in Antarctica refloated, 68 aboard rescued – CNN


CNN

Australian ship stuck in Antarctica refloated, 68 aboard rescued
CNN
The icebreaker — which two years ago came to the rescue of dozens stranded on a Chinese ship — itself got stuck Wednesday morning, when it broke from its moorings off Antarctica's Mawson station amid blizzard conditions. That set off intensive
Scotia's 109th Airwing making emergency trip to AntarcticaAlbany Times Union
Australian icebreaker refloated in Antarctica after groundingChannel News Asia
Antarctica icebreaker passengers rescuedBBC News
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Family Rescued After Lost in Extreme Weather On New York’s Tallest Mountain – ABC News


ABC News

Family Rescued After Lost in Extreme Weather On New York's Tallest Mountain
ABC News
Governor Cuomo commended the forest rangers from the Department of Environmental Conservation, along with the conservation officers and state police, who all worked overnight Sunday in extreme cold and winds to locate and rescue the family.
Cuomo thanks rescuers at Mt. MarcyNEWS10 ABC

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Expedition rescued from Antarctica apologises – 3News NZ


San Francisco Chronicle

Expedition rescued from Antarctica apologises
3News NZ
Antarctic expeditioners rescued by an icebreaker have apologised for an operation that could cost Australian taxpayers up to AU$ 2.4 million (NZ$ 2.5M). Fifty-two passengers, including six New Zealanders, rescued from a Russian ship trapped in sea ice
Apology as Antarctica rescue bill to top $ 2.4mThe Australian
Stranded Antarctica passengers dock in HobartTasmania Examiner
Passengers rescued from Russian ship stuck in Antarctic ice arrive in Hobart Yahoo!7 News
The Weather Channel –RTE.ie
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Baby elephant rescued from muddy hole in Kenya – CBS News

Baby elephant rescued from muddy hole in Kenya
CBS News
Elephants across Africa are fighting for survival as expanding human settlements increase the number of human-animal conflicts. Worse, elephants are being slaughtered by the thousands for their ivory tusks, which are shipped to Asia, particularly China

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Rescued bear cubs now poster children to end harvesting bile from bears


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Rescued bear cubs now poster children to end harvesting bile from bears
NBCNews.com (blog)
Two brother bear cubs rescued from suspected smugglers in Vietnam have become poster children for a campaign against the use of capturing and harvesting bears for their bile. The two men arrested said "they bought the cubs for $ 1,500" and were "going

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Ship sinks off Mumbai, 30 rescued

An ailing cargo ship loaded with coal and fuel oil sank 20 nautical miles off Mumbai on Thursday, raising the spectre of massive environmental damage, even though its crew of 30 were saved.
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