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Antarctica is melting faster than we knew. Here’s what it will take to … – NBCNews.com


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Antarctica Is Melting Way Faster Than Anyone Expected – Popular Mechanics


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Antarctica’s ice is melting three times faster than we thought – Wired.co.uk


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Antarctica's ice is melting three times faster than we thought
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"We can see where the ice melting is happening, and it's in West Antarctica – and that tells us why it's happening, because we know that the ocean in West Antarctica is too warm," says professor Andrew Shepherd from Leeds University, who led the latest …
Antarctic ice melt is accelerating and has tripled in recent years …Business Insider
Upcoming research will buck the 'consensus' and show Antarctica is …Yellowhammer News
Full Fledged 5 Alarm Climate Emergency In AntarcticaCleanTechnica
MarketWatch –mySanAntonio.com –Nature –Nature
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Antarctica Has Lost More Than 3 Trillion Tons Of Ice In 25 Years – NPR


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Antarctica Has Lost More Than 3 Trillion Tons Of Ice In 25 Years
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Scientists have completed the most exhaustive assessment of changes in Antarctica's ice sheet to date. And they found that it's melting faster than they thought. Ice losses totaling 3 trillion tonnes (or more than 3.3 trillion tons) since 1992 have
Antarctica is losing ice twice as fast as anyone thoughtPBS NewsHour
After Decades of Losing Ice, Antarctica Is Now Hemorrhaging ItThe Atlantic
Antarctica Is Losing An Insane Amount of Ice. Nothing About This Is Good.Live Science
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Europeans now burn more palm oil in their cars than they eat

Bad news for orangutans and other denizens of the remaining rainforests in Malaysia and Borneo: palm oil consumption in the European Union rose 7 per cent in 2017 compared with 2016. It’s the rising global demand for palm oil that is driving the …

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Clean Energy & DER Portfolios More Cost-Effective Than Natural Gas Replacements Worth $500 Billion

Natural gas fracking industry bubble is busting.A new report from the Rocky Mountain Institute has shown that investing in “clean energy portfolios” made up of clean energy sources and distributed energy resources is a more cost-effective method of replacing aging fossil fuel-powered power plants in America than replacing them with new gas-fired power plants. 

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Largest Opposition Party In Denmark Has Way More Ambitious Plans Than Current Government’s Energy Initiative

As a response to the Danish government’s energy initiative published last week, the largest party in the country, The Social Democrats, has published its own initiative called “Denmark will once again be a green superpower.”

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Fracking in the NT: can cement provide more than a temporary “triumph of expertise over nature”?

Contamination of aquifers can occur when the well becomes a pathway for fracking fluids or gases accessed during … disaster looming elsewhere such as at McArthur River Mine in the Gulf of Carpentaria. In a political jurisdiction focused on the agile …

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With warmer water, fish need more oxygen than their gills can supply

Fish could be shrinking, too. As climate change continues to heat up the oceans, many species of fish are expected to decrease in size, some by as much as 30 percent, according to a study by scientists in Canada released last summer. Fish can’t grow …

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Sea levels could be rising faster than predicted due to new source of Antarctic ice melting – The Independent


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Sea levels could be rising faster than predicted due to new source of Antarctic ice melting
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… the melting of the bottom side of the glaciers accelerates. “This process is similar to what happens when you put oil and water in a container, with the oil floating on top because it's lighter and less dense,” said Alessandro Silvano, a PhD
Study reveals new Antarctic process contributing to sea level rise and climate changeScience Daily

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