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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: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 14:21
An inflow of warmer water beneath the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf will melt the ice from below.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 08, 2012, 18:22
The European Space Agency`s Envisat satellite continues to record the rapid retreat of one of Antarctica`s ice shelves due to atmospheric warming.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 05, 2012, 16:56
ESA’s Envisat satellite, which marks ten years in orbit, is continuing to observe the rapid retreat of one of Antarctica’s ice shelves because of climate warming.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 19:13
Floating ice shelves of a critical portion of West Antarctica are gradually losing their hold on adjacent bay walls, potentially intensifying an already accelerating loss of ice to the sea,
Last Updated: Saturday, January 14, 2012, 18:06
Satellite images have revealed a sequence of lakes on top of the George VI ice shelf in Antarctica moving along the boundary of the ice shelf with Alexander Island.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 01, 2011, 19:05
Two ice shelves that existed before Canada was settled by Europeans diminished significantly this summer, one nearly disappearing altogether, Canadian scientists say in new research.
Last Updated: Friday, February 12, 2010, 13:25
Scientists discover that ocean waves originating along Pacific coasts of N & S America impact Antarctic ice shelves.
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