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Sep 18, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Antarctica's sea ice is poised to smash a new winter record for 2014, while Arctic summer sea ice hit its sixth lowest minimum.
Aug 20, 2014 07:01 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new study suggests that the 1912 Titanic disaster may have been caused by an increase in icebergs -- a condition that might threaten ships now. Continue reading →
Aug 4, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
New images from NASA's Earth Observatory reveal the turquoise melt ponds in the Arctic that form every summer.
Jul 31, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Waves as tall as 29 feet were recorded in an area of the Arctic Ocean that was not long ago permanently covered in ice.
May 28, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Natural climate warming caused huge ice sheet collapses in Antarctica eight times in the past 20,000 years.
May 9, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Discovery News & Paul Heltzel
An increase in temperature, extreme weather, loss of ice and rising sea level are just a few of changes we can measure right now. Let's take a look at some of the most concerning trends.
Apr 28, 2014 06:45 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Greenland's two record-shattering surface melts, though more than a century apart, were both triggered by U.S. heat waves.
Apr 24, 2014 11:37 AM ET // Tim Wall
Antarctica enjoyed California-like temperatures 50 to 40 million years ago. This temperate climate shows us how the greenhouse effect can alter the Earth. Continue reading →
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