Antarctic Peninsula

Thanks to natural forces, Antarctic temperature falls! But it's temporary

Thanks to natural forces, Antarctic temperature falls! But it's temporary

This extensive research was done by the British Antarctic Survey team and the findings are published in the journal Nature. 

Jul 23, 2016, 11:34 AM IST
Massive Antarctic ice shelf to disappear by 2020: NASA

Massive Antarctic ice shelf to disappear by 2020: NASA

The last remaining section of a massive Antarctic ice shelf, which partially collapsed in 2002, is likely to disintegrate completely before 2020, a new NASA study has revealed.

May 16, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

Summer melt season `getting longer on Antarctic Peninsula`

A new research from the Antarctic Peninsula has shown that the summer melt season has been getting longer over the last 60 years.

Mar 28, 2013, 14:11 PM IST

Recent Antarctic temperature rise `unusual but not unique`

The Antarctic Peninsula, the rugged protrusion extending towards South America, is one of the most rapidly warming places on the planet.

Aug 24, 2012, 17:06 PM IST

Climate warming, loss of ice exceptional in last 14,000 yrs

A new analysis has revealed that the period of climate warming and loss of ice being witnessed currently in the Antarctic Peninsula has never been seen in the last 14,000 years.

Nov 07, 2009, 18:34 PM IST