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Large area of Antarctic ice collapses, scientists' report

LONDON -- A large Antarctic ice shelf in an area that is warming...icebergs and fragments, the British Antarctic Survey said. Before breaking apart...demise of more ice shelves around the Antarctic peninsula. Since then, warming on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/20/tec_339896.shtml
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Antarctic ozone hole larger than expected

...weather experts said the hole over the Antarctic is growing earlier in the year than usual...Meteorological Observation said stations in the Antarctic reported decreases in ozone of between...at the beginning of the food chain. Antarctic ozone depletion starts in July, when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/10/tec_295538.shtml
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More Antarctic ice shelves face breakup

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- The Antarctic's huge ice shelves may break up as...years of sharp temperature rises on the Antarctic Peninsula unmatched elsewhere in the...currently predict, he believes the bigger Antarctic ice shelves - also including several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/26/tec_341102.shtml
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Antarctic ice sheet may disappear in 7,000 years

WASHINGTON -- An Antarctic ice sheet the size of Texas and Colorado...researchers have found that the West Antarctic Ice Sheet started retreating about...Marie Byrd Land in the area of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. At the height of the last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/05/tec_362580.shtml
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Antarctic study finds surprising lake warming

...WASHINGTON -- A surprise discovery in Antarctic lakes could have important implications...researcher Lloyd S. Peck of the British Antarctic Survey. The study may seem confusing...continent and Peck studied lakes on the Antarctic Peninsula, a spot where scientists agree...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/26/tec_335047.shtml
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Antarctic ozone hole returns

...chemical reactions in air trapped over the South pole during the Antarctic winter. Ozone helps block damaging ultraviolet rays from...reduced ozone expands at this time of year -- spring in the Antarctic -- as sunlight returns to that region. The area of reduced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/11/tec_215854.shtml
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2,800-year-old frozen microbes found in Antarctic lake

...algae frozen for more than 2,800 years in ice capping an Antarctic lake returned to life after thawing in a laboratory in a study...collect samples of microscopic bacteria and algae from an Antarctic feature called Lake Vida. "When we brought them back and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/18/tec_364752.shtml
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Act on climate change

...since 1950, 3.5 degrees above the global average for that period. Scientists now are worried for the stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet; were it to melt, that sheet alone could raise sea levels by 10 to 13 feet.It's shortsighted to assume that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-22/act-climate-change
Antarctic travel in armchair comfort -- a continent in a day

...team from Ernest Shackleton's British Antarctic Expedition reached the South Magnetic...once described. Outside the plane, Antarctic winds whip past. Inside, it's delightful...jagged geometrical jigsaw shapes near the Antarctic coast -- white triangles, rectangles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/01/ent_225245.shtml
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Antarctic travel in armchair comfort -- a continent in a day

...team from Ernest Shackleton's British Antarctic Expedition reached the South Magnetic...once described. Outside the plane, Antarctic winds whip past. Inside, it's delightful...jagged geometrical jigsaw shapes near the Antarctic coast -- white triangles, rectangles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/31/ent_225188.shtml
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