Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 14:06
The West Antarctic ice sheet appears to be shedding far more ice than a few years ago, according to climate research unveiled Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 11:34
Researchers have discovered a smouldering volcano under a kilometer of ice in West Antarctica.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 11:08
A new research has showed that an ice sheet located on West Antarctica existed 20 million years earlier than previously thought.
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: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 12:49
Scientists have used an innovation in radar analysis to map the subglacial water system under West Antarctica`s Thwaites Glacier.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2012, 17:23
Researchers have discovered a one mile deep rift valley hidden beneath the ice in West Antarctica, which they believe is contributing to ice loss from this part of the continent.
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,
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