Antarctic Octopus Living Testament To Global Warming

The octopus, formerly known as both a delicacy food item and for being thrown onto the ice at hockey games, now has a new recognition: a living testament to the effects of global warming. Genetic information from an Antarctic octopus species adds to a growing body of evidence of at … Seguir leyendo / Continue reading


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Study Shows Rapid Warming On the West Antarctic Ice Sheet

In a discovery that raises further concerns about the future contribution of Antarctica to sea level rise, a new study finds that the western part of the ice sheet is experiencing nearly twice as much warming as previously thought. The temperature record from Byrd Station, a scientific outpost in the … Seguir leyendo / Continue reading