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Melting of Antarctic permafrost speeds up – Brisbane Times



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Melting of Antarctic permafrost speeds up
Brisbane Times
The accelerating melt of permafrost, a startling feature of the Arctic under climate change, has been pinpointed for the first time in Antarctica. Ground previously frozen over a geological time scale in one of the McMurdo Dry Valleys is said to be melting at a rate 
Antarctica permafrost melt spurred by solar radiation boostLos Angeles Times
Parts of East Antarctic ice sheet have melted before and could againChristian Science Monitor
Antarctica Melted in the Past, and As the Climate Warms, It's Poised to Melt AgainTIME
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Antarctic’s Mountains Revealed By Sharpest Map Yet – National Geographic



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Antarctic's Mountains Revealed By Sharpest Map Yet
National Geographic
Buried under miles of ice, Antarctica's mysterious mountain ranges are coming into sharper focus thanks to a new map. Created by the British Antarctic Survey, Bedmap2 drew upon millions of new measurements of the frozen continent's surface elevation, ice 
Naked continent: see Antarctica de-icedFox News
Video: Peeling Back the Ice of AntarcticaWired
Antarctica Revealed In All Its Naked, Iceless Glory [Video]Latinos Post
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Report: Antarctic summer ice melt intensified ten-fold in last 50 years – Daily Caller



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Report: Antarctic summer ice melt intensified ten-fold in last 50 years
Daily Caller
In this Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 photo, U.S. research personnel from McMurdo Station scale nearby Castle Rock for recreation on Ross Island, Antarctica. (AP Photo/Rod McGuirk). Tweet. New research using a 1,000-year-old ice core shows that summer ice
Climate Change: Antarctica Ice Sheet Melting at Highest Level in 1000 YearsDesign & Trend
Recent Antarctic climate, glacier changes at the 'upper bound' of normalUW Today
Antarctic ice sheet melt 'not that unusual', latest ice core showsRegister
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Antarctic summer ice melting 10 times faster: report – NDTV



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Antarctic summer ice melting 10 times faster: report
NDTV
Sydney: Summer ice in the Antarctic is melting 10 times quicker than it was 600 years ago, with the most rapid melt occurring in the last 50 years, a joint Australian-British study showed Monday. A research team from the Australian National University and the
Melting in Antarctica is worst in 1000 yearsAljazeera.com
Study Shows Increasing Intensity of Summer Ice Melt in AntarcticaDecoded Science
Study finds Antarctic's summer ice-melt has intensifiedRadio Australia
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Antarctic’s First-Ever Whale Skeleton Found – LiveScience.com



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Antarctic's First-Ever Whale Skeleton Found
LiveScience.com
For the first time ever, scientists say they have discovered a whale skeleton on the ocean floor near Antarctica. Resting nearly a mile below the surface, the boneyard is teeming with strange life, including at least nine new species of tiny of deep-sea creatures,
Dead Whale Contains a Bounty of LifeNational Geographic
First Antarctic whale skeleton turns up nine new deep-sea speciesLos Angeles Times
These New Species Were Found Feeding Off The First-Ever Antarctic Whale Business Insider
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Bat-eating spiders are everywhere, study finds – Fox News



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Bat-eating spiders are everywhere, study finds
Fox News
There's only one place in the world to escape bat-catching spiders: Antarctica. These arachnids ensnare and pounce on bats everywhere else in the world, researchers say. Bats rank among the most successful groups of mammals, with the more than 1,200
Bat-eating spiders are everywhere, say researchersScience Recorder
Bat-eating spiders: Bat death traps on all continents but oneLos Angeles Times
Bat-Catching Spiders Present Everywhere Except Antarctica: StudyNature World News
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No mystery life found in Antarctic lake, Russian scientists admit – Fox News



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No mystery life found in Antarctic lake, Russian scientists admit
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MOSCOW – A Russian scientist over the weekend dismissed earlier claims that water pulled from a lake buried for millions of years beneath Antarctica contained a strange new form of microbial life. A team of Russian scientists reached the surface of the
Scientists find new kind of bacterial life in hidden Antarctic lakeThe Guardian
Russian scientist defends Lake Vostok life claimsNature.com
New Type Of Life May Have Been Found In Buried Antarctic LakeForbes
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Scientists’ amazing Antarctic bacteria blob is only crap from the lab – msnNOW



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Scientists' amazing Antarctic bacteria blob is only crap from the lab
msnNOW
The Russian scientists scouring Lake Vostok, deep beneath Antarctica, for new life forms were downright giddy when they stumbled across unknown bacteria samples they say date back millions of years. Now it turns out just to be mud a slob of a colleague
'Unclassified' Life Found in Antarctic Lake – ResearcherRIA Novosti
Scientists find new kind of bacterial life in hidden Antarctic lakeThe Guardian
Did researchers find a new branch on the tree of life in Lake Vostok?Ars Technica
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New Kind of Bacteria Discovered in Antarctic Lake by Russian Scientists – Counsel & Heal



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New Kind of Bacteria Discovered in Antarctic Lake by Russian Scientists
Counsel & Heal
An new kind of bacteria has been found in Antarctica on February, 2012 by a group of Russian scientists. The unidentified organism in water samples were taken out from Lake Vostok, the largest subglacial among 400 known lake on the Antarctic continent.
Life reportedly found in buried Antarctic lakeFox News
'Unclassified' Life Found in Antarctic Lake – ResearcherRIA Novosti
Russian scientists recover 'unclassified' life form from ancient Antarctic lakeExaminer.com
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Antarctic Lake Vostok yields ‘new bacterial life’ – BBC News



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Antarctic Lake Vostok yields 'new bacterial life'
BBC News
Russian scientists have claimed the discovery of a new type of bacterial life in water from a buried Antarctic lake. The researchers have been studying samples brought up from Vostok – the largest subglacial lake in Antarctica. Last year, the team drilled
Signs Of Life From Lake VostokScientific American (blog)
'Unclassified' Life Found in Antarctic Lake – ResearcherRIA Novosti
New Type of Bacteria Reportedly Found in Buried Antarctic LakeLiveScience.com
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