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Antarctic ice sheets could be at greater risk of melting than previously thought – » The Australian Independent Media Network

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Scientists confirm that warm ocean water is melting the biggest glacier in East Antarctica

Scientists at institutions in the US and Australia on Friday published a set of unprecedented ocean observations near the largest glacier of the largest ice sheet in the world: Totten glacier, East Antarctica. And the result was a troubling confirmation of what scientists already feared – Totten is melting from below.

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Truth Behind NASA Study Claiming Antarctica Is Gaining Ice AnonHQ

Recently, a study published by NASA scientists in the Journal of Glaciology made the surprising claim that Antarctica is gaining more ice than it has lost. The study, led by Jay Zwally, a NASA glaciologist, claimed that an increase in Antarctic snow accumulation that began …

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