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Satellite imagery shows Antarctic ice shelf crumbling faster than thought

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New research on Antarctica doubles the previous estimates of loss from ice shelves and details how the continent is changing. It is estimated that thinning and calving have reduced the Antarctic's ice shelves by 12 trillion tons since 1997, double the previous estimate. Antarctica holds 88 percent of the sea level potential of all the world's ice.
2 months ago·Antarctica

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Antarctic Ice Shelf Crumbling Faster Than Thought, Satellite Imagery Reveals

The accelerated glacial calving, like ice thinning, was most pronounced in West Antarctica, an area hit harder by warming ocean currents

2 months ago·India
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ReutersReuters

Satellite imagery shows Antarctic ice shelf crumbling faster than thought

Antarctica's coastal glaciers are shedding icebergs more rapidly than nature can replenish the crumbling ice.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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Daily ExpressDaily Express

Antarctica warning: Ice shelves could be melting up to 40 percent faster than thought

The ice shelves surrounding Antarctica could be melting up to 40 percent faster than thought - accelerating global sea level rise - thanks to models not accounting for the effects of a narrow ocean current that circles the southernmost continent.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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CNNCNN

World's largest ice sheet crumbling faster than previously thought, satellite imagery shows

Antarctica's coastal glaciers are shedding icebergs more rapidly than nature can replenish the crumbling ice, doubling previous estimates of losses from the world's largest ice sheet over the past 25 years, a satellite analysis showed on Wednesday.

2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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IBTimesIBTimes

Satellite Imagery Shows Antarctic Ice Shelf Crumbling Faster Than Thought

Antarctica's coastal glaciers are shedding icebergs more rapidly than nature can replenish the crumbling ice, doubling previous estimates of losses from the world's largest ice sheet over the past 25 years, a satellite analysis showed on Wednesday.

2 months ago·United States
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ABC AustraliaABC Australia

Antarctic sea ice levels at record low for the month of July

Satellite data shows that the extent of Antarctic sea ice was at its lowest July value in 44 years, seven per cent below average.

2 months ago·Australia
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