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Scientists Announce Ancient Discovery Hidden Beneath Antarctica
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, discovery, archaeology, ancient, history, news, science, scientists, society, world, research, investigation, Antarctica )

- 236 days ago -
A team of German scientists has announced an unprecedented discovery that has been hiding beneath the ice of Antartica for millions of years. Researchers from Kiel University in Germany say they have discovered that Antartica holds the...
NASA Finds Perfectly Rectangular Iceberg In Antarctica As If It Was Deliberately Cut
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, Antarctica, Iceberg, environment, discovery )

- 268 days ago -
NASA just shared a stunning image of a nearly perfect rectangular iceberg in Antarctica. The monolithic slab of ice, floating just off the Larsen C ice shelf appears quite unnatural given the 90-degree angles.
Antarctica's Southern Ocean May No Longer Help Delay Global Warming
Science & Tech  (tags: Antarctica, Southern Ocean, Oceanographers, temperature and sea level rise, CO2, research )

- 970 days ago -
Researchers are studying the ocean's carbon dynamics to improve predictions for sea level and temperature rise.
Photos Of A Flipped Iceberg In Antarctica - Business Insider
Science & Tech  (tags: iceberg, Antarctica, rare photo )

- 1637 days ago -
Cornell, along with his mother and sister, traveled to Antarctica in December to take in the glorious views. While on a boat expedition to Antarctica's Ciera Cove, Cornell got one view he wasn't expecting.
The Antarctic Ice Sheet Is a Sleeping Giant, Beginning to Stir
Science & Tech  (tags: s Climate chScience, Environment, Climate change scepticism, Climate change, Antarctica, Sea ice )

- 1645 days ago -
Infrastructure must adapt to shrinking southern ice sheets and sea level rise
Life Discovered In Antarctic Lake That Hasn't Seen Sunlight For Millions Of Years
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, science, biology, Antarctica, Lake Whillans, Lake Vostok, microbes )

- 1790 days ago -
Antarctica, the coldest place on Earth, teems with microscopic life. Tiny organisms dwell on the ice and live inside glaciers, ... a rich microbial ecosystem persists underneath the thick ice sheet, where no sunlight has been felt for millions of years.
Massive Antarctic Iceberg Heads for Open Ocean
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, discovery, Antarctica, iceberg, glacier, world, environment )

- 1909 days ago -
Scientists are monitoring an iceberg covering about 660 square kilometres and up to half a kilometre thick -- one of the largest now in existence -- that broke off from an Antarctic glacier and is heading into the open ocean.
Volcano Under Antarctic Ice May Erupt, Accelerate Melting
Science & Tech  (tags: volcanoes, Antarctica, melting ice )

- 2068 days ago -
A newly discovered volcano rumbling beneath nearly a mile of ice in Antarctica will almost certainly erupt at some point in the future, according to a new study. Such an event could accelerate the flow of ice into the sea and push up the already rising...
Life Found Deep Below Antarctic Ice
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, Antarctica, discovery, interesting, Louisiana State University, news, prehistoric life, research, science, study, University of Bristol )

- 2355 days ago -
A U.S. research team retrieved water from Lake Whillans -- 800 meters below the ice surface -- and discovered living microbes sealed below the Antarctic ice for at least 100,000 years. This is logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Argentine Experts Find Giant Penguin Fossils in Antarctica
Science & Tech  (tags: penguin, giant, ancient, antarctica, fossil, discovery, paleontology )

- 2429 days ago -
Argentine experts have discovered the fossils of a two-metre-tall penguin that lived in Antarctica 34 million years ago.
Scientists Reach Freshwater Liquid Lake Deep Beneath Antarctica
Science & Tech  (tags: Antarctica, discovery, environment, interesting, news, prehistoric life, research, Russia, science, study )

- 2531 days ago -
Russian researchers believe this lake holds living 20 million-year old prehistoric organisms, as well as clues to the search for extraterrestrial life in our solar system. A major discovery recorded by Sunstroke author David Kagan in Doomwatch Legacy.
Antarctic: Grand Canyon-Sized Rift 'Speeding Ice Melt'
Science & Tech  (tags: antarctica, ice, melt, science research, sea level rise )

- 2547 days ago -
Not necessarily more evidence of global warming, but maybe concern about future sea level rise......
Touching the Oldest Water on Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, interesting, world, research, science, water, Lake Vostok, environment, Antarctica )

- 2719 days ago -
A Russian drilling expedition in Antarctica is close to breaking through four kilometres of ice to sample the pristine waters of Lake Vostok, which has not seen daylight for millions of years.
Satellite Detects An Ancient 12,000-Year-Old Structure Under Antarctica Ice
Science & Tech  (tags: excavation, USA, Pentagon, Antarctica )

- 2983 days ago -
According to the European Union Times, disturbing news has been leaking out from the giant continent at the bottom of the world.
Antarctic Icebergs Help the Ocean Take Up Carbon Dioxide
Science & Tech  (tags: Antarctica, climate change, carbon, environment, oceans, research )

- 2989 days ago -
A study of the biological effects of Antarctic icebergs shows that they fertilize the Southern Ocean, enhancing the growth of algae that take up carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and then, through marine food chains, transfer carbon into the deep sea.

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