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Waters Exposed By Massive Antarctic Iceberg Now a Protected Area - Gizmodo

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Waters Exposed By Massive Antarctic Iceberg Now a Protected Area
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A gorgeous natural color image of A68 captured on September 11, 2017. (Image: Jesse Allen, using data from the Land Atmosphere Near real-time Capability ...
Scientists to explore vast area of Antarctica ocean after iceberg ...Express.co.uk
Ocean exposed by Larsen C ice shelf is now a protected areaSlashGear

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Kids News: Seal pup rests in Victoria after epic Antarctic swim ... - Herald Sun

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Kids News: Seal pup rests in Victoria after epic Antarctic swim ...
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A BABY seal was a long way from home after an epic swim all the way from the Antarctic to the Australian mainland last week. The young Sub-Antarctic Fur Seal ...

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David Wood inquest: Death of helicopter pilot who fell into Antarctic crevasse to be examined - ABC Online

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David Wood inquest: Death of helicopter pilot who fell into Antarctic crevasse to be examined
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The wife of a helicopter pilot who died in Antarctica last year after being left for hours in a crevasse has praised her husband's bravery while criticising the "inefficiency of the system" responsible for his rescue. David Wood, 62, died in January ...
Helicopter pilot David Wood died of hypothermia in Antarctica, inquest hearsBrisbane Times

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Iceberg twice size of London adrift at sea after breaking off Antarctica - The Independent

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:39

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Iceberg twice size of London adrift at sea after breaking off Antarctica
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A trillion-ton iceberg more than twice the size of London has split from the Antarctic and is adrift at sea, according to a scientist's report. Satellite images show the glacial mass – dubbed A68 – broke away from the Larsen C ice shelf on a peninsula ...
New satellite images show trillion ton Antarctic iceberg drifting out to sea sparking concerns it could break up ...Daily Mail
Antarctica iceberg twice the size of London adrift at seaZee News
Iceberg Twice The Size of London Split From Antartic, Adrift in Weddell SeaIndia.com

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Antarctic Exploration Ahead for the Women of Her Planet Earth - HuffPost

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:46

Antarctic Exploration Ahead for the Women of Her Planet Earth
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These days it's hard to escape the mad rush. There are 'traffic jams' to reach the summit of Everest, direct flights to the most remote tropical islands in the world, luxury hotels in hidden Himalayan kingdoms and an indoor ski resort in the desert ...

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Antarctic Caves Warmed by Volcanic Steam May Harbor Life - Live Science

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:16

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Antarctic Caves Warmed by Volcanic Steam May Harbor Life
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[Images: See an Antarctic Glacier Calve an Iceberg]. In fact, it's possible that the organisms never actually lived in the caves, study co-author Laurie Connell, a research professor of microbial ecology at the University of Maine, told Live Science ...

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The World's toughest environment - Soldiers attempt to cross Antarctic - ITV News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 02:08

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The World's toughest environment - Soldiers attempt to cross Antarctic
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A group of soldiers are attempting to become the first all female army team to cross the Antarctic. The six launched their campaign at Sandhurst in Berkshire where they received Royal support. They'll be travelling 17-hundred kilometres in temperatures ...

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Larsen B part 2? Monster iceberg drifts further from Antarctic shelf ... - RT

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 10:38

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Larsen B part 2? Monster iceberg drifts further from Antarctic shelf ...
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A mega iceberg four times larger than London continues to drift further out into the Antarctic Weddell Sea, with fears its movement could lead to the demise of ...
Enormous iceberg breaks off from Antarctic ice shelf | The CanaryThe Canary

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He's walked the Antarctic, climbed Mount Everest and chopped off his own frostbitten fingers – but for explorer ... - South China Morning Post

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 02:04

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He's walked the Antarctic, climbed Mount Everest and chopped off his own frostbitten fingers – but for explorer ...
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Ranulph Fiennes has walked from pole to pole, crossed the Antarctic unsupported, discovered a lost city in the desert, climbed Mount Everest at 65, and chopped off his own frostbitten fingers, but the 'World's Greatest Living Explorer' still reckons ...

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Massive Antarctic iceberg is drifting out to sea, new satellite images reveal - The Independent

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 11:12

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Massive Antarctic iceberg is drifting out to sea, new satellite images reveal
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A massive iceberg four times the size of London has started to drift out to sea from Antarctica, new satellite images have revealed. When the A68 berg broke off from the Larsen C ice shelf, it was unclear what would happen. Icebergs can remain in place ...

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Eying Antarctic push, Russia announces $1.2bn investment in ... - Undercurrent News

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 14:46

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Eying Antarctic push, Russia announces $1.2bn investment in ...
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ST. PETERSBURG, Russia -- Russia has drawn up a new long-term development strategy for its fishing industry, which includes the expansion of its fleet to the ...

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March of the ever-endearing penguin! Antarctic photographer reveals his favourite photos of the bird he's been ... - Daily Mail

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:02

Daily Mail

March of the ever-endearing penguin! Antarctic photographer reveals his favourite photos of the bird he's been ...
Daily Mail
Waddling along with their wings stretched open and their eyes shining bright, the sight of a penguin is sure to prompt a smile. California-based Ira Meyer has been photographing penguins around Antarctica and the South Georgia region for more than a ...

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The Antarctic voyage which helped end a decade of silence - ABC Online

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 00:30

The Antarctic voyage which helped end a decade of silence
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In 1998, writer Robyn Mundy was helicoptered to the Auster Penguin Rookery, sixty kilometres from Mawson Station in Antarctica. There she encountered eight thousand breeding pairs of Emperor penguins huddled on the ice, along with five thousand of ...

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Jennie Darlington, participant in groundbreaking Antarctic exploration, dies at 93 - Bangor Daily News

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 16:52

Jennie Darlington, participant in groundbreaking Antarctic exploration, dies at 93
Bangor Daily News
Jennie Darlington, a self-described farmer's wife from Virginia who bred Angus cattle and raised chickens and 70 years ago helped to make history as an unofficial morale officer on a groundbreaking Antarctic exploration, died Aug. 30 at her home ...

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Baby Sub-Antarctic Fur Seal Spotted Having A Snooze On The Beach - Huffington Post Australia

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 23:48

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Baby Sub-Antarctic Fur Seal Spotted Having A Snooze On The Beach
Huffington Post Australia
A new species of tourist has been spotted basking in the sun on one of the southernmost beaches on mainland Australia -- and they've made the trek all the way from Antarctica. The subantarctic fur seal -- once nearly hunted to extinction in the 1800s ...

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New Antarctic Science Platform announced | Scoop News - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:45

New Antarctic Science Platform announced | Scoop News
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Minister of Foreign Affairs Gerry Brownlee and Minister of Science and Innovation Paul Goldsmith have today announced that Antarctica New Zealand, ...

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September gallery highlights: From Antarctic ice to apocalyptic flames - Seattle Times

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 11:10

Seattle Times

September gallery highlights: From Antarctic ice to apocalyptic flames
Seattle Times
William Hooper's “Other Than That How Was It?” is shown as part of an exhibit of his work at Linda Hodges Gallery/BLUR Gallery through Sept. 30. (Courtesy of Linda Hodges Gallery). New shows explore interactions with surroundings in very different ways.

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Openings in Antarctic sea ice influence global climate | Earth ... - EarthSky

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 05:19

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Openings in Antarctic sea ice influence global climate | Earth ...
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Heat escaping through openings in sea ice influences sea and atmospheric temperatures and wind patterns around the globe - even rainfall around the tropics,

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Openings in Antarctic sea ice influence global climate - EarthSky

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 05:19

Openings in Antarctic sea ice influence global climate
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Openings in Antarctic sea ice influence global climate. By Eleanor Imster in Earth | Human World | September 13, 2017. Heat escaping through openings in sea ice influences sea and atmospheric temperatures and wind patterns around the globe – even ...

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Swamp kauri reveals ancient Antarctic melting's link to rising ... - Stuff.co.nz

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 18:10

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Swamp kauri reveals ancient Antarctic melting's link to rising ...
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Researchers on a swamp kauri. An ancient kauri pulled from a peat swamp near Dargaville provided vital clues to help explain global weather 30,000 years ago ...

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