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Study: Pacific islanders likely found...

Study: Pacific islanders likely found...

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Mon, Jun 14 2021

The researchers believe the first voyage to Antarctica waters even pre-dates Maori arrival in New Zealand...

Infographic: World's largest iceberg...

Infographic: World's largest iceberg...

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Thu, May 20 2021

A giant slab of ice almost four times the size of New York City has calved off an Antarctic ice...

World's largest iceberg breaks off...

World's largest iceberg breaks off...

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Thu, May 20 2021

The iceberg is around 170 kilometres long and 25 kilometres wide, with an area of 4,320 square kilometres,...

Scientists are still struggling to understand...

Scientists are struggling to understand...

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Thu, May 6 2021

Ice losses from Antarctica have been accelerating in recent years

Study: Central Arctic region may get...

Study: Central Arctic region may get...

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Mon, Mar 1 2021

The current average yearly temperature in central Arctic varies from -30°C to -10°C depending...

US vet recovers wallet lost 53 years...

Wallet reaches US owner after 53...

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Sun, Feb 7 2021

The lucky discovery was made during the 2014 demolition of the scientific base on Ross Island

Coronavirus reaches end of earth as...

Coronavirus reaches end of earth as...

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Wed, Dec 23 2020

Chile's armed forces said at least 36 people had been infected at its Bernardo O'Higgins...

Study: Antarctica to lift seas by metres...

Study: Antarctica to lift seas by metres...

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Thu, Sep 24 2020

Earth's average surface temperature has already gone up 1°C since the late 19th century, enough...

Arctic sea ice second lowest on...

Arctic sea ice second lowest on...

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Tue, Sep 22 2020

Antarctic ice melted quickly for three years in a row until 2017, but more recently it has bounced back...

Emissions may add 40cm sea level rise...

Emissions may add 40cm sea level rise...

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Fri, Sep 18 2020

Last year, Greenland lost a record 532 billion tons of ice, the equivalent of six Olympic pools of cold,...

Antarctica is still free of Covid-19,...

Antarctica is still free of Covid-19,...

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Sun, Sep 13 2020

Antarctica can only be reached through a few air gateways or via ship

Mammal-like Triassic creature beat polar...

Mammal-like Triassic creature beat polar...

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Fri, Aug 28 2020

Lystrosaurus, ranging from roughly the size of a pig to the size of a cow, possessed a turtle-like beak...

Study: Global sea level to rise by over...

Study: Global sea level to rise by over...

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Fri, Aug 21 2020

The results are published in the International Journal of Climatology

Antarctica's floating ice shelves have...

Antarctica's floating ice shelves have...

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Wed, Aug 12 2020

Ice shelf loss does not directly impact sea-level rise as they are already floating in the water

First active leak of sea-bed methane...

First active leak of sea-bed methane...

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Thu, Jul 23 2020

The seep in Antarctica, however, was a mere 10 meters down, putting the methane on a fast track to the...

Plastic 'has entered' Antarctic terrestrial...

Plastic 'has entered' Antarctic terrestrial...

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Wed, Jun 24 2020

They warned this could also be a new stressor for fragile polar ecosystems already facing threats from...

First Antarctic egg belonged to an ancient...

First Antarctic egg belonged to an ancient...

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Thu, Jun 18 2020

Chemical analyses showed 'the eggshell is distinct from the sediment around it, and was originally...

Climate change turning Antarctica's...

Climate change turning Antarctica's...

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Wed, May 20 2020

'The algal blooms in Antarctica are equivalent to about the amount of carbon that's being omitted...

Before becoming frozen wasteland, Antarctica...

Before becoming frozen wasteland, Antarctica...

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Sat, Apr 25 2020

The fossils, which belong to the family of helmeted frogs, are described in Scientific Reports of the...

315bn ton iceberg breaks off...

315bn ton iceberg breaks off...

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Tue, Oct 1 2019

It is about 210 meters thick and contains 315 billion tons of ice, American glaciologist Helen Amanda...

Study: Antarctica ice loss increases...

Study: Antarctica ice loss increases...

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Tue, Jan 15 2019

A rise of 1.8 meters (six feet) by 2100 would flood many coastal cities that are home to millions of...