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Underwater and on fire: How climate change is magnifying extreme weather in the U.S. – Global News

Underwater and on fire: How climate change is magnifying extreme weather in the U.S.  Global News

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Airport Runways Underwater: Rising Seas Threaten 80 Airports (Maps)

RESOURCE Watch for PARTICULAR GUEST POST __ NO ONE ELSE APPROVED“While global climate-related threats like droughts, wildfires and biodiversity loss get a lot of attention (and rightfully so), one problem is quietly creeping up on us, and it could have disastrous consequences,” Mansie Hough at the World Resources Institute (WRI) recently wrote in an email to CleanTechnica

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NASA is testing an alien-hunting, upside-down underwater rover in Antarctica. It’s one of several plans to explore 2 ocean worlds for signs of life.

NASA is testing the rover in Antarctica, an environment similar to the salty oceans hidden beneath the thick ice crusts of Europa and Enceladus.

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Camp, Eat, and Have a Beer Underwater with the Ocean Space Habitat ‘Tent’

But, we’re still captive to the limits of a standard oxygen tank (or two) and of human biology. One recent innovation is relying on old-school technology to take the next big leap forward. In simple t…

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Dead zone in the Arabian Sea is getting bigger, underwater robots confirm

Dead zones are large portions of the ocean where little to no oxygen exists, making it impossible for most marine organisms to survive. According to a new survey conducted by a pair of underwater robots, the dead zone in the Gulf of Oman is now larger than …

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Crews continue removing oil from underwater electric cables after leak in Straits of Mackinac

MACKINAW CITY, Mich. – Crews continue to remove coolant fluid from electric cables that sprang a leak in the Straits of Mackinac earlier this week. The U.S. Coast Guard says about 600 gallons (2,271 liters) of mineral-based synthetic oil escaped into the …

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Scientists to explore an underwater world near Antarctica that’s been hidden for 120000 years – USA TODAY


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Scientists to explore an underwater world near Antarctica that's been hidden for 120000 years
USA TODAY
Scientists are about to explore a part of the world that's been hidden for 120,000 years. A team of researchers, led by the British Antarctic Survey, is heading to Antarctica this week to investigate a mysterious marine ecosystem that's been hidden
Antarctica Expedition to Explore Mysterious Marine Life Once Hidden by Larsen C Ice ShelfNewsweek
Monster Antarctic Iceberg Gets Its Big Break in First-of-Its-Kind VideoLive Science
Scientists Set to Explore Mysterious Seafloor Exposed by Antarctica's Giant IcebergGizmodo
Vancouver Sun –BBC News –The Independent –British Antarctic Survey
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Antarctic expedition: Scientists to explore hidden underwater world – USA TODAY


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Antarctic expedition: Scientists to explore hidden underwater world
USA TODAY
A team of scientists is heading to Antarctica this week to investigate a mysterious marine ecosystem that's been hidden for tens of thousands of years.
Scientists to explore underwater world near Antarctica that's been hidden for 120000 yearsHeraldScotland
Monster Antarctic Iceberg Gets Its Big Break in First-of-Its-Kind VideoLive Science
Antarctica Expedition to Explore Mysterious Marine Life Once Hidden by Larsen C Ice ShelfNewsweek
Gizmodo –Newsmax –British Antarctic Survey
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Underwater robots to measure Antarctica climate threat – CNN


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Underwater robots to measure Antarctica climate threat
CNN
An icebreaker just arrived this month in Antarctica via New Zealand carrying the robots to be deployed. The gliders' batteries should last at least a year, and it's hoped they won't go missing in ice caves as they venture into the unknown. "It's really

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Serene underwater footage shows whale’s-eye view of Antarctica – Mashable

Serene underwater footage shows whale's-eye view of Antarctica
Mashable
Scientists are diving deep off the coast of Antarctica to help protect whale feeding areas. But they're not jumping into the frigid Southern Ocean themselves. Instead, a team of researchers has attached non-invasive sensors and cameras to the backs of …

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