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Antarctic Ice Melts In Motion - Map & NASA Animation
Environment  (tags: antarctica, antarctic, south-seas, south-pole, ice-melt, climate-change, global-warming, environment, nasa, science, tech, technology, space, scientists, world, map, animation, news, interesting, oceans, sea-level-rise, climate, nature )

- 2465 days ago -
This new map and animation of current south polar ice-melt in motion provides access and traces a region that has been previously hard to see. Offering a new and powerful tool toward the study of polar dynamics in the south seas!
King Crabs Invade Antarctic Waters
Environment  (tags: King Crabs, Antarctic, animals, ecosystem, environment )

- 2662 days ago -
Warming waters along the Antarctic peninsula have opened the door to shell-crushing king crabs that threaten a unique ecosystem on the seafloor, according to new research by a U.S.-Sweden team of marine researchers.
Antarctic Religion ?
Environment  (tags: antarctic, religion, interesting, church )

- 2708 days ago -
Antarctica has no permanent residents, but a number of governments maintain permanent manned research stations throughout the continent.
NASA - Antarctic Ozone Hole 2010
Environment  (tags: ozone, antarctic, environment, destruction )

- 2806 days ago -
The yearly depletion of stratospheric ozone over Antarctica - more commonly referred to as the "ozone hole" - started in early August 2010 and is now expanding toward its annual maximum. T
New Shipping Rules Agreed To Protect The Antarctic
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, antarctic, new rules, habitat, nature )

- 3194 days ago -
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has agreed new rules which ban the transportation and use of heavy grade oils by ships in the Antarctic Ocean.
Plans to Limit Tourism in Antarctic
Environment  (tags: environment, tourism, Antarctic, damage, limits, protection, nature, wildlife, animals )

- 3329 days ago -
The number of tourists visiting Antarctica could be restricted under British plans, amid fears that the increase in cruise ships in the area threatens to cause irreparable damage to the continent's pristine environment.
Loss of Antarctic Ice Has Soared By 75 Per Cent in Just 10 Years
Environment  (tags: global warming, antarctic, Climate Change, environment, water )

Gaias Son
- 3783 days ago -
A satellite survey between 1996 and 2006 found that the net loss of ice from Antarctica rose by about 75 per cent as the movement of glaciers towards the sea speeded up. Scientists estimate that that the West Antarctic Ice Sheet lost about 132 billion
Antarctic Ice Cap Melting Faster Than First Thought - USA/World
Environment  (tags: antarctic, icecaps, ice, melting, usa, sea level, climate, ClimateChange, globalwarming, oceans )

- 3783 days ago -
THE most comprehensive study to date of Antarctica's ice confirms growing concern that the ice cap is melting faster than predicted. The implications are that the global sea level will rise faster than expected, while a huge influx of freshwater into the
Antarctic Is Losing Ice 'Nearly Twice as Fast as Ten Years Ago'
Environment  (tags: antarctic, ice )

- 3784 days ago -
The rate of annual ice loss in the Antarctic has increased by almost 80 billion tonnes in a decade, a study has found.
Seals Gather New Ocean Data on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: ClimateChange, ecosystems, globalwarming, research, Antarctic )

- 3944 days ago -
seals help scientists understand the effects of climate change."It's a win-win situation," says Daniel Costa, an ecologist from the U-Cal. "We're getting amazing data about the ocean's properties and how the animals' feeding habits react to changes...
International Whaling History Revisits Alaska
Environment  (tags: IWC, endangered whales, japanesewhaling, antarctic, conservation )

- 4098 days ago -
Many international news stories have recently pointed out that the International Whaling Commission (IWC) will be meeting in Anchorage, Alaska from May 4 to 31, 2007. Of central concern will be the commercial whaling by Japan.
Whale Ship Attacks 'Inevitable' - Kaikoura - The Marlborough Express
Environment  (tags: antarctic, endangered, environment, JapaneseWhaling, japanesewhaling, oil, oceans, pollution, seashepherd, water, whales, weather, wildlife )

- 4105 days ago -
A former Kaikoura marine biologist and author says attacks on a Japanese whaling fleet by the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, are long overdue
Japan Preparing to Go Whale Killing Again?
Environment  (tags: antarctic, endangered, japanesewhaling, oceans, whales, whaling, seashepherd )

- 4105 days ago -
Glenn Inwood, said today the ship was not leaving the Antarctic, despite mounting pressure from New Zealand and environmentalists for it to quit the area.
Japanese Whaling Ship Sails After Fire, Considers Return to Whale Murder
Environment  (tags: antarctic, endangered, environment, japanesewhaling, oceans, seashepherd, whales, whaling, water )

- 4106 days ago -
REPAIRED and refuelled after its disabling fire, the Japanese factory ship Nisshin Maru left the Ross Sea off Antarctica yesterday headed north before a decision on whether Japan will cut short its whaling season.

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