A lake that has not seen sunlight or felt a breath of wind for millions of years beneath the Antarctic ice is brimming with life and active ecosystem, reveal findings of a massive US expedition.
In an alarming find, scientists have discovered that the collapse of West Antarctic ice sheet - that holds enough water to raise global seas by several feet - has already begun.
A new study has suggested that the largest single contributor to global sea level rise, Pine Island Glacier (PIG), a glacier of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, may continue thinning for decades to come.
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.
The western part of the Antarctica ice sheet is experiencing nearly twice as much warming as previously thought, a new study found.
The West Antarctic Ice Sheet -- one of the world`s major ice sheets, could collapse if global warming continues.
Day in Pics: 29th November
Showbiz World - November 29, 2014