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Antarctic Peninsula in 'dramatic' ice loss
By Jonathan Amos BBC Science Correspondent 21 May 2015 From the section Science & Environment The sector's glaciers have gone from being relatively stable to showing marked annual losses Satellites have seen a sudden dramatic change in the behaviour of glaciers on the Antarctica Peninsula, according to a Bristol University-led study. The ice streams were broadly stable up until 2009, since when they have been losing on the order of 56 billion tonnes of ice a year to the ocean. Warm waters...
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