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“Antarctica”

Feb 9, 2016 06:29 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Low levels of Arctic sea ice and melting Antarctic glaciers and ice shelves are cause for concern. Continue reading →
Feb 4, 2016 12:08 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Scientists catch a rare sight of an erupting volcano on a remote sub-Antarctic island. Continue reading →
Jan 13, 2016 06:39 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The previously unknown canyon is buried under a layer of ice that's more than a mile deep.
Dec 14, 2015 03:40 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Traces of the toxic element are floating across the ocean and getting into the ice. Continue reading →
Dec 1, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A vividly detailed animation of deep ocean current reveals a deep-sea world full of dynamic activity. Continue reading →
Sep 15, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
It's a scary thought, but in a hypothetical worst case, humans could make all of Antarctica's ice melt. Continue reading →
Sep 2, 2015 01:12 PM ET // Discovery.com staff
A thin layer of bright green slime at the bottom of an Antarctic lake is giving scientists a glimpse at life on Earth 2.4 billion years ago.
Jul 31, 2015 04:19 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A strange paradox is actually proof of climate change, argues a new study. Continue reading →
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