Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 15:17
Scientists have identified regions in Antarctica that they claim stores data about Earth`s climate and greenhouse gases extending as far back as 1.5 million years.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 12:31
Scientists have discovered 250 meter ice channels beneath a floating ice shelf in Antarctica.
Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 14:31
For the first time, scientists have discovered that Antarctica`s massive ice sheet is hiding an estuary, where fresh water from rivers mixes with salt water from the ocean.
Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 13:00
Analysis of an Antarctic ice core has revealed that warming in the frozen continent began about 22,000 years ago, a few thousand years earlier than suggested by earlier records.
Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 10:45
A new study has found that ocean waters melting the undersides of Antarctic ice shelves are responsible for most of the continent`s ice shelf mass loss.
Last Updated: Monday, April 15, 2013, 09:26
Summer ice in the Antarctic is melting 10 times quicker than it was 600 years ago, a new study showed Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 15:54
Scientists claim to have discovered a new type of bacterial life in waters from a mysterious buried Antarctic lake.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 13:54
A Martian meteorite found in Antarctic ice suggests that the surface of the Red Planet is riddled with chemicals related to those used in household bleach
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 14:09
Scientists have claimed to have found the first tantalising signs of life to be detected in waters from a subglacial lake, half a mile beneath the snowy wastes of the Antarctic.
Last Updated: Friday, January 04, 2013, 19:44
The western part of the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) is experiencing nearly twice as much warming as previously thought, a study has found.
Last Updated: Monday, December 24, 2012, 15:24
The western part of the Antarctica ice sheet is experiencing nearly twice as much warming as previously thought, a new study found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 14:06
Last month the world witnessed two opposite records concerning sea ice.
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