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Sea ice forming off the edge of Nobile Glacier on the Antarctic

Sea ice forming off the edge of Nobile Glacier on the Antarctic

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Sea ice forming off the edge of Nobile Glacier on the Antarctic Peninsula during Operation IceBridge's

A glacier on the Antarctic Peninsula flows into the Bellingshausen Sea. Credits: NASA/Kate Ramsayer

Why is the Arctic melting faster than the Antarctic?

5 Myths About Antarctic Melt

Nasa detects ice retreat probably linked to ocean changes in region once thought stable

Antarctica Is Melting Three Times as Fast as a Decade Ago - The New York Times

Frozen first year sea ice around Rothera

A rift in Pine Island Glacier ice shelf in West Antarctica, photographed on November 4th. NASA/Nathan Kurtz

Sea ice extent in the Arctic (left) and Antarctic (right) regionsThe extent

Underwater view of melting iceberg in Harbour Islands on Hudson Bay just south of arctic circle

The icebreaker and cruise ship Polar Star navigates icy seas off Antarctica in 2009.

Sastrugi, crevasses, sea ice, and bergy bits—a few of my ever-changing favorite things. Credits: NASA/Kate Ramsayer

Arctic's strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record

Ice headlands of Brunt Ice Shelf, Antarctica.

A rock outcropping on Fleming Glacier, which feeds one of the accelerating glaciers in Marguerite Bay on the western Antarctic Peninsula. Photo: NASA/OIB

Near the Whillans drill site toward the Trans Antarctic mountains along the edge of the ice

NASA's Landsat 8 captured the shocking moment a giant chunk of ice detached from the Pine

Blood Falls wide shot

NASA's new lasers to reveal polar ice changes down to the width of a pencil

Water samples from the edge of the Pine Island ice shelf were collected during a scientific expedition aboard the RRS James Clark Ross in 2014.

Giant iceberg splits from Antarctic

Antarctic sea ice. From Wikipedia ...

An "enormous" array of assets is being tasked to the Thwaites Glacier

Left: Antarctic sea ice at its winter maximum in September 2012. Right: Sea ice at its minimum on March 3, 2017. New research finds that the dramatic loss ...

Arctic and Antarctic sea ice at record lows during unusually warm February

Why a Scientific Cruise to Antarctica Should Be on Your Bucket List | Travel + Leisure

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What the Heck Is the Deal with This Weird, Square Iceberg?

Sunlight bounces off Arctic sea ice. Credit: wasifmalik/Flickr.

An Iceberg the Size of Delaware Just Broke Away From Antarctica - The New York Times

The amount of ice at the Antarctic is INCREASING not going down, says NASA

Halley emperor penguins

An aerial view of the rift in the Larsen C seen in an image from the Digital Mapping System over the Antarctica Peninsula, Antarctica, on Nov. 10, 2016.

Antarctica has lost nearly 3 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992

Scientists warn of "inevitable sea level rise" as Antarctica ice melts - CBS News

Sea ice in the Arctic currently ~1.2 million km² below the 1981-2010 mean. 25 April 2019.

Polar bear swimming (picture-alliance/dpa/H. Bäsemann)

Algal layer in sea-ice

Photo by Sergey Gorshkov/Minden Pictures

Arctic's strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record | World news | The Guardian

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Scientists fear Antarctic ice collapse could spell trouble for global cities. Picture: Richard Youd

Small Boat Sailing to Antarctica

Prince Charles Mountains

Arctic Cruise: Baffin Island and West Greenland Part II

... 2018 A portion of the Rhône Glacier in Switzerland is covered in blankets to prevent

A green iceberg sighted in the Weddell Sea, Antarctica on February 16th, 1985. (AGU/Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans/Kipfstuhl et al 1992.)

Uh Oh: Antarctica Might Melt Much Faster Than We Thought

Arctic sea ice melt: NASA ice records

Antarctica's great apron of sea ice just issued the world with a bold message. Now to work out what that message is

News - Could Geoengineering Stave Off Polar Catastrophe? - The Weather Network

Walls of ice

It is very important to understand that there are two basic types of ice: land ice and sea ice.

Study reveals new Antarctic process contributing to sea level rise and climate change

Evidence of a break along the front edge of Getz Ice Shelf, Antartica (Source

Crabeater seals slither onto floating ice to nap, give birth, or hide from killer whales or leopard seals. (Note the prominent scars.) With less sea ice ...

Huge Antarctic iceberg breaks off Pine Island Glacier

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An iceberg is pictured in the western Antarctic peninsula. (Photo: Eitan Abramovich/

The Beauty of the Antarctic

This photo shows broken up sea ice and some multi-year floes

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A boat floats in Neko Harbour, Antarctica, in February 2018.Alexandre Meneghini / Reuters

A calving glacier is seen from NASA's Operation IceBridge research aircraft.

Scientists spot massive block of ice in the Antarctic

Delving Further into Uncharted Territory: Arctic Sea Ice Greatly Weakened at Start of Spring 2018

The massive glacier that formed the Great Lakes is disappearing — and greenhouse gases are to blame for its untimely demise - Chicago Tribune

A polar bear on an ice floe

An iceberg that broke off from the Ross Ice Shelf. Scientists have identified a process

Sledging songs, penguins and melting ice: how Antarctica has inspired Australian composers

Antarctic thaw quickens, trillions of tonnes of ice raise sea levels

iceberg images antarctica

PolarQuest2018: Voyage to the edge of the North Pole

Sea level fears as more of giant Antarctic glacier floating than thought

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The role of Antarctic sea-ice in global climate - Project - British Antarctic Survey

Ross Sea Antarctic Cruising: In the Wake of Scott & Shackleton

Iced In: Ten Days Trapped on the Edge of Antarctica

Sea ice draws CO2 from the atmosphereOnly recently scientists have realized that sea ice has an impact on the planet's CO2 balance.

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... 11 working groups and more than 30 scientists from across Germany, aims to understand what the present-day state of the 79°N glacier in Greenland is.

Scientists sampling meltwater ponds, which are filled with fresh water, on the surface of

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Antarctic sea ice is hitting record levels. What does that say about global warming?

The Danger Comes from Antarctica – What To Do, an Italian Climatologist Speaks Out

An Adelie penguin stands atop a block of melting ice near the French station at Dumont

Edge of Greenland ice sheet

What lies beneath: Why NZ's slice of Antarctica is at the centre of an eco-mystery | Stuff.co.nz

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This summer, researchers will look at how warmer ocean water is melting glaciers and ice shelves from below. The team will use helicopters to place ...