Dec 162017
 

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What Force Created These Bizarre Cubes in Antarctica's Ice?
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Antarctica isn't just a land of ice — sometimes, in some places, it appears to be a land of giant ice cubes. But why? How do these huge, rectangular formations appear in the inhuman, irregular landscape of the southern continent? The image above

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Geologist appeals finding that he sexually harassed grad student in Antarctica – Science Magazine

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Nov 282017
 

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Geologist appeals finding that he sexually harassed grad student in Antarctica
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David Marchant, a Boston University (BU) geologist who faces termination after an investigation concluded that he sexually harassed a graduate student during fieldwork in Antarctica nearly two decades ago, appealed that finding this week. The move …

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica? – Live Science

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Nov 232017
 

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica?
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[See Photos of Antarctica's Subglacial Lake Whillans]. Understanding that system, as well as the surface streaks of water sucked up by the salty soils, could help reveal more about similar features on the surface of Mars. It is virtually impossible

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No, NASA Antarctica study didn’t discredit climate change science – PolitiFact

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Nov 212017
 

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No, NASA Antarctica study didn't discredit climate change science
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The public has been misled by climate change advocates about the real reason behind the melting of Antarctica's western ice sheet, claims the website American News. "BUSTED: NASA Accidentally destroys every climate change advocate by exposing …
Doomsday on IceGrist
Antarctic landscape insights keep ice loss forecasts on the radarScience Daily
These are the melting glaciers that might someday drown coastal …Alaska Dispatch News
ChicagoNow (blog) –SBS –BBC News
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Giant ice cracks in Antarctica stymie important research for the second winter in a row – Popular Science

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Nov 012017
 

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Giant ice cracks in Antarctica stymie important research for the second winter in a row
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The location of the Halley VI and the former site of the Halley V research stations are marked on this satellite image, showing the location of two cracks that create an unacceptable risk for scientists staying at Halley VI station this winter. This is
Image: The 'Halloween crack' on Antarctica's Brunt Ice ShelfPhys.Org
British Antarctic research station to shut for second winter as cracks …The Guardian
Antarctic Research Station To Close As Cracks In Ice Shelf GrowYale Environment 360
The London Economic
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Photos: Diving Beneath Antarctica’s Ross Ice Shelf – Live Science

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Oct 292017
 

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Photos: Diving Beneath Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf
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A team of scientists from Finland and New Zealand have arrived at McMurdo Sound in Antarctica to begin a six-week expedition diving beneath the Ross Ice Shelf. The expedition aims to study how climate change has affected the rare ecosystems on the …

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A COLD CASE – Science Magazine

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Oct 082017
 

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A COLD CASE
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The second complainant, Deborah Doe (a pseudonym), who was in Antarctica for two austral summers during this era, reports that Marchant called her a “c–t” and a “bitch” repeatedly. She alleges that he promised to block her access to research funding …

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Disturbing allegations of sexual harassment in Antarctica leveled at … – Science Magazine

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Oct 072017
 

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Disturbing allegations of sexual harassment in Antarctica leveled at …
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In 1999 at Pivot Peak in Antarctica, Jane Willenbring (right) was the only woman on a four-person team including David Marchant (center) and his brother (left).

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Massive Antarctic volcanic eruptions linked to abrupt Southern hemisphere climate changes – Science Daily

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Sep 072017
 

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Massive Antarctic volcanic eruptions linked to abrupt Southern hemisphere climate changes
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"We postulate that these halogen-rich eruptions created a stratospheric ozone hole over Antarctica that, analogous to the modern ozone hole, led to large-scale changes in atmospheric circulation and hydroclimate throughout the Southern Hemisphere," he …
What if Antarctica's dormant, ice-covered volcanoes wake up?Spatial Source
"Perfect storm" blamed for record-low 2016 Antarctic sea iceXinhua
Steep climate change causes Antarctic volcanic eruptionsThe TeCake
CanIndia News
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How deep water surfaces around Antarctica | Science News – Science News Magazine

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Sep 022017
 

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How deep water surfaces around Antarctica | Science News
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MELT OFF Off the coast of the western Antarctic Peninsula (shown), upwelling of relatively warm, deep water has been linked to the melting of ice shelves, which …

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