Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:15
The Antarctic sea ice may not be expanding as fast as previously thought, a new research suggests, adding that there may be a processing error in the satellite data.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 19:58
In a bid to get a better understanding of the effects of global climate change, New Zealand scientists will begin a project to measure Antarctic sea ice from below this coming southern summer.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 13:08
Researchers using a modeling study have suggested that the Antarctica`s Ross Sea`s recent observed increase in summer sea-ice cover is likely to be short-lived, with the area projected to lose more than half its summer sea ice by 2050 and more than three quarters by 2100.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 23:29
Arctic sea ice last month was around 50 per cent higher in volume compared with a year earlier, following a recovery in area this summer, the European Space Agency (ESA) said today.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 11:22
For the first time, the Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor, or LVIS, is set to fly aboard NASA`s new C-130 aircraft to map Greenland`s ice sheet and surrounding Arctic sea ice following a summer`s melt.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 21, 2013, 08:42
The amount of ice in the Arctic Ocean shrank this summer to the sixth lowest level, but that is much higher than last year`s record low.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 14:10
Despite warmer air and oceans, there`s more sea ice in Antarctica now than in the 1970s, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 18:47
With sea ice at its lowest point in 1,500 years, ecological communities in the Arctic are being affected by its continued and even accelerated melting over the next decades, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013, 09:47
Global temperatures last month tied with 1998 and 2005 as the third warmest for a month of May since record-keeping began in 1880, US scientists said today.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 16:06
Reductions in Arctic sea ice levels may influence patterns of atmospheric circulation both within and beyond the Arctic.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 04, 2013, 15:25
After a record melt season last year, the Arctic Ocean`s icy cover shrank to its lowest extent on record, continuing a long-term trend and diminishing to about half the size of the average summertime extent from 1979 to 2000.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 16:33
Global warming will make frigid shipping routes much more accessible than ever imagined by melting an unprecedented amount of sea ice during the late summer, a new research has revealed.
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