Antarctic ice thinning at an ‘extraordinary’ rate, satellite data show


Antarctica is losing ice at a rapid rate, according to new satellite information. Glaciers are now sliding into the sea because of the warming Southern Ocean as ice vanishes five times faster than it did in the 1990s. The West Antarctic ice sheet used to be stable a few decades ago but new evidence shows…

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