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May 18, 2015 07:45 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A new image reveals in amazing detail the turbulent rush of swirling eddies and currents in the Southern Ocean.
May 18, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Timeworn Antarctica ice suggests a strong link between carbon dioxide levels and glacial cycles for the past million years.
May 14, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The remains of Antarctica's Larsen B Ice Shelf are likely to disintegrate by the end of the decade, speeding the way for sea level rise.
Apr 8, 2015 12:45 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A new remote underwater robot has explored Antarctica's Ross Sea and filmed strange and unusual creatures living below the ice on the seafloor.
Apr 1, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
The Antarctic Peninsula, one of the fastest-warming spots on Earth, recorded a new record high.
Mar 27, 2015 12:15 PM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
Antarctica's ice shelves are thinning, and at an increasing rate, which bodes ill for potential sea level rise.
Mar 19, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Two valleys underneath Totten Glacier in East Antarctica may be letting in warm ocean water that is melting the glacier's ice shelf.
Feb 15, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Discovery News
In this collection of our favorite recent shots of Earth: The Southwest heats up, Louisiana gains ground and we get a bird's eye view of the Sydney Opera house. Plus: A 44-square-mile chunk of ice makes a break for it off East Antarctica.
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