Antarctica Is Getting Greener – Science Friday

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Jul 072017
 

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Antarctica Is Getting Greener
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Hodgson is a frequent visitor to Antarctica, especially the Antarctic Peninsula and the surrounding islands. The Antarctic Peninsula is that thin piece of land that snakes north from the icy continent toward the southernmost point of South America and
Ice-Free Antarctica cause Threat to the Survival of BiodiversityPostObserver

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Working together to reduce infection in extreme weather events – Science Daily

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Jul 062017
 

Working together to reduce infection in extreme weather events
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Dr Lal said more collaboration could help reduce the number of cases of human parasitic infection (cryptosporidiosis) primarily spread through water in extreme weather events or due to gradual climate change. The Indian Ocean Dipole, a key climate

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Melting and cracking – is Antarctica falling apart? | Science | The … – The Guardian

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Jun 242017
 

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Melting and cracking – is Antarctica falling apart? | Science | The …
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Although fracturing and surface melting on the Larsen C ice shelf might sound like indicators of climate change, these processes are natural.
Giant iceberg set to crack off Antarctica – EchonetdailyEchonetdaily
The Uncertain Future of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet – EosEos

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A Texas-size chunk of Antarctica partially melted last year – Popular Science

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Jun 162017
 

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A Texas-size chunk of Antarctica partially melted last year
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During the El Niño climate pattern, the Pacific Ocean's surface heats up around the equator, and currents carry the warmer than average temperatures to Canada, the U.S., and Antarctica. In this case, El Niño brought rainfall to West Antarctica, which
A Texas-Sized Area of Antarctica Turned to Slush Last YearMotherboard
Scientists report large-scale surface melting event in Antarctica during 2015-16 El NiñoYubaNet
Warm Waters in West Antarctica – EosEos
Inhabitat –Hamilton Spectator –RedOrbit
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Snowball ‘Tumbleweeds’ Blow Across Antarctica – Live Science

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Jun 052017
 

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Snowball 'Tumbleweeds' Blow Across Antarctica
Live Science
Tumbleweeds may be iconic symbols of the American West, but regions around the world have their own versions of the wind-blown plants — even Antarctica. Antarctica's "tumbleweeds" look more like snowballs, but like their western namesake, they are …

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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected … – Science Daily

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May 172017
 

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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected …
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An oystercatcher nest is washed away in a storm surge. Australian passerine birds die during a heatwave. A late frost in their breeding area kills off a group of …

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Zhejiang VIE Science & Technology And Protean Electric Partner In Development Of 16″ In-Wheel Motor

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Apr 122017
 

Protean Electric and Zhejiang VIE Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (VIE) are partnering to develop a 16″ version of the ProteanDRIVE In-Wheel Motor. The ProteanDRIVE® 16 (PD16) is based on Protean’s PD18 product

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Rugged Antarctica Shows Its Ice in New 3D Map – Live Science – Live Science

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Mar 292017
 

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Rugged Antarctica Shows Its Ice in New 3D Map – Live Science
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A new map puts Antarctica into three-dimensional perspective with an aerial view of the continent's ice, created from 250 million satellite measurements.
3D map of Antarctica made using 250 million measurements | Daily …Daily Mail
Sea ice extent sinks to record lows at both poles – Concord RegisterConcord Register

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Transport systems face disruption by extreme weather: Better risk … – Science Daily

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Mar 212017
 

Transport systems face disruption by extreme weather: Better risk …
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Extreme weather conditions due to climate change pose a new threat to aging infrastructure, and authors of a new report, we need to be better prepared.

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Letter from Antarctica – Christian Science Monitor

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Mar 182017
 

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Letter from Antarctica
Christian Science Monitor
March 18, 2017 McMurdo Station, Antarctica —The world's southernmost ATM is just downstairs from my dorm room. Two actually, courtesy of Wells Fargo. But aside from the penguin tchotchkes and a few other items in the town's only shop, there's nothing …

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