Sea-level surge at Antarctica linked to
RapplerSea-level surge at Antarctica linked to icesheet lossRapplerPARIS, France – Sea levels around Antarctica have been rising a third faster than the global average, a clear sign of high meltwater runoff from the continent's icesheet, scientists said on Sunday, August 31. Satellite data from 1992 to 2011 found the ...Revealed: Reason behind the rise in sea-level in AntarcticaDeccan ChronicleRise in Sea Level in Coastal Antarctica Exceeds G...PNC VoiceSea-level surge around Antarctica linked to loss of ice sheet: scientistsChina Postall 48 news articles »
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 8:24 pm
INFOGRAPHIC: Who owns Antarctica? -
MINING.comINFOGRAPHIC: Who owns Antarctica?MINING.comWith advancing mining technology and retreating ice, the north and south extremes of the globe are earth's final resource frontiers. Antarctica is a huge land mass, nearly twice the size of Australia. A struggle for resource exploitation has been put ...
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 8:49 am
Important research is draw for Memphian's
Memphis Commercial AppealImportant research is draw for Memphian's return to AntarcticaMemphis Commercial AppealImportant research is draw for Memphian's return to Antarctica. Michael Lollar. 12:00 AM, Aug 31, 2014. general. Photos by Nikki Boertman/The Commercial Appeal Alex Eilers (left) works out with her trainer, Kurt Guttensohn, at the Bartlett Recreation ...
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 8:23 am
When the Night Comes by Favel Parrett review
The Guardian (blog)When the Night Comes by Favel Parrett review – in awe of AntarcticaThe Guardian (blog)Australia and Antarctica have since had a close relationship, the former having the largest territorial claim over the latter. It is fitting, then, that Favel Parrett, author of When the Night Comes, explores the relationship between these lands by ...
Posted on 25 August 2014 | 7:43 pm
biologists unlock the secrets of Antarctica
The Independentbiologists unlock the secrets of AntarcticaThe IndependentMarine biologists from across the world have produced an atlas of sea life in the Antarctic Ocean from microbes to whales, finding thousands of new species in the process. Among the discoveries were crabs that are able to live within the clouds of ...Antarctica`s `first-of-its-kind` map unveils secrets of sea lifeZee Newsall 5 news articles »
Posted on 24 August 2014 | 11:03 pm
Assam scientist recalls Antarctica visitRaghab Chandra Deka, the first Assamese scientist to visit Antarctica 25 years ago, said India’s expedition there had developed extensively through the involvement of multi-disciplinary studies.
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 5:53 pm
New satellite maps show polar ice capsScientists reveal Greenland and Antarctica losing 500 cubic kms of ice annually, reports Climate News Network German researchers have established the height of the Greenland and Antarctic ice caps with greater precision than ever before. The new maps they have produced show that the ice is melting at an unprecedented rate. The maps, produced with a satellite-mounted instrument, have elevation ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 4:34 am
Antarctic waters 'rising faster'Melting ice is fuelling sea-level rise around the coast of Antarctica, a new report finds.
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 3:24 am
Antarctica melt reason behind rise inWashington, Sept 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that that fresh water from melting glaciers is the reason behind rise in the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica. The study conducted by the University of Southampton explored that the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica rose 2cm more than the global average of 6cm. Craig Rye, lead author of the study, said that freshwater was less ...
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 9:22 pm
Sea-level surge at Antarctica linked toSea levels around Antarctica have been rising a third faster than the global average, a clear sign of high meltwater runoff from the continent's icesheet, scientists said on Sunday. Satellite data from 1992 to 2011 found the sea surface around Antarctica's coast rose by around eight centimetres (3.2 inches) in total compared to a rise of six cm for the average of the world's oceans, they said ...
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 1:25 pm
Antarctic team digs deep to predict climateNancy Bertler and her team took a freezer to the coldest place on Earth, endured weeks of primitive living and risked spending the winter in Antarctic darkness, to go get ice — ice that records our climate's past and could point to its future.
Posted on 5 April 2013 | 5:19 pm
Antarctica concerns grow as tourism numbersAcross most of Earth, a tourist attraction that sees 35,000 visitors a year can safely be labeled sleepy. But when it's Antarctica, every footstep matters.
Posted on 15 March 2013 | 10:37 pm
Japanese whaling ship, protesters' boatsAn anti-whaling activist group accused a Japanese whaling vessel of intentionally ramming two of its ships Wednesday in waters near Antarctica. Japan's Fisheries Agency, however, insisted the protesters were responsible for the collisions.
Posted on 19 February 2013 | 10:29 pm
Team braves wet, cold retracing Shackleton'sIt's been lauded as one of the greatest survival stories of all-time.
Posted on 10 February 2013 | 9:38 pm
Australia protests to Japan about whalingA support vessel for the Japanese whaling fleet is sailing in Australian waters in pursuit of anti-whaling activists, Australia said after protesting to the Tokyo government.
Posted on 31 January 2013 | 6:02 pm