New Report Confirms Antarctica Is Melting Away Faster Every Year

December 3, 2014 11:26 AM

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A new report from NASA and UC Irvine confirms—again—that Antarctica is melting away.

The scientists used observations from four different techniques to measure the amount and change in rate of ice loss from a region in West Antarctica. This area was already known to be melting at an astonishing rate; a recent study using Cryosat 2 showed that in the period from 2010 to 2013, the reg...

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