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Racing Across Antarctica, One Freezing Day at a Time – New York Times


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Racing Across Antarctica, One Freezing Day at a Time
New York Times
Monday was not an ideal morning to ski in Antarctica. The wind was fast, and a snowstorm was producing whiteout conditions, making the skiing feel like “being inside a Ping-Pong ball,” in the words of the American adventure athlete Colin O'Brady. But

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Beneath Antarctica’s Ice Is a Graveyard of Dead Continents – New York Times


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Beneath Antarctica's Ice Is a Graveyard of Dead Continents
New York Times
The eastern section of Antarctica is buried beneath a thick ice sheet. Some scientists simply assumed that under that cold mass there was nothing more than a “frozen tectonic block,” a somewhat homogeneous mass that distinguished it from the mixed up …
Mysterious radioactive heat source slowly melting iceYahoo News
The Coldest Place on EarthAntarctica Journal

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No One Has Ever Crossed Antarctica Alone. Two Men Are Trying Right Now. – New York Times


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No One Has Ever Crossed Antarctica Alone. Two Men Are Trying Right Now.
New York Times
The two men, who came to this quest from very different backgrounds but forged a competitive bond during their time in Chile, were each determined to become the first person to cross Antarctica alone without support — a 921-mile odyssey on ice through …

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Antarctica scientist stabbed colleague for spoiling book endings – New York Post


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Antarctica scientist stabbed colleague for spoiling book endings
New York Post
This is the coldest case ever. In the first attempted murder ever on the frozen continent of Antarctica, a Russian scientist reportedly snapped and allegedly tried to stab a colleague to death because the victim kept giving away the endings of books.
Russian Scientist In Antarctica Attacked Co-Worker For Spoiling Book EndingsForward
Antarctica scientist allegedly stabs colleague for spoiling the endings of booksLos Angeles Times
Antarctica Scientist Allegedly Stabs Colleague for Spoiling Endings of BooksKTLA
CBS Los Angeles –Pedestrian TV (satire) (blog) –The National –Daily Mail
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California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees. – New York Times


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California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It's Time to Plant Some Trees.
New York Times
The state expects drier dry years and wetter wet ones in the decades ahead. That means projects to restore river habitats now serve another purpose: battling the coming floods. Matthew Garner is one of the California Conservation Corps workers

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Humpback Whale Baby Boom Near Antarctica [New York Times] – College of the Atlantic


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Humpback Whale Baby Boom Near Antarctica [New York Times]
College of the Atlantic
Whale researchers are concerned that this moment of health and easy access to food will be short-lived. Krill stock around Antarctica is being fished by some countries, and threatened by climate change. Additionally, reduction in sea ice endangers

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Humpback Whale Baby Boom Near Antarctica – New York Times


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Humpback Whale Baby Boom Near Antarctica
New York Times
In a rare piece of good news for whales, humpbacks who live and breed in the southern oceans near Antarctica appear to be making a comeback, with females in recent years having a high pregnancy rate and giving birth to more calves. Humpback whales were

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Ice in Antarctica melting five times faster than it should – NY Daily … – New York Daily News


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Ice in Antarctica melting five times faster than it should – NY Daily …
New York Daily News
Ice is melting and breaking apart in Antarctica — just the tip of an iceberg-sized problem at one of the world's rapidly warming locations.
Antarctic Glaciers Lost Stunning Amount of Ground in Recent Years …Scientific American
Antarctica's Ice Is Melting Underwater: Here's Why This Is A Big …Brinkwire (press release)

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US scientists stranded in Antarctica rescued – New York Post


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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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Penguins capture epic selfie in Antarctica – New York Post


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Penguins capture epic selfie in Antarctica
New York Post
Penguins in Antarctica seized the opportunity for a selfie when an Australian researcher left his camera on the ice. The expeditioner, Eddie Gault, was visiting the Auster Rookery, where a colony of emperor penguins lives in Antarctica when the birds

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