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  1. Antarctica Is Melting Three Times Faster Than a Decade AgoFrom 2012 to 2017, the Antarctic ice sheet lost 241 billion tons of ice each yer, triple the annual melt rate from a decade prior.
  2. Trillion-Ton Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctic Ice ShelfThe development suggests that the entire ice shelf may eventually collapse, leaving glaciers free to drift off of land and raise sea levels.
  3. A Rare Look at the Stunningly Beautiful World Beneath Antarctica’s IceWe don’t normally get to see this.
  4. Watch: An Iceberg the Size of Delaware Is Set to Break Away From AntarcticaA crack in its surface has grown 11 miles in December alone.
  5. it’s science
    Russia Declares Victory in Imaginary Lake RaceThey’ve finally reached the deep underground lake in Antarctica. 
  6. it’s science
    There’s a 1 in 3,200 Chance That a Piece of a Satellite Will Land on a Person Next WeekAntarctica will be safe.
  7. frozen get-aways
    Tourists Suddenly Flocking to the South Pole“It is a place that wants you dead.”
  8. the future is coming
    Where Google Street View Is Going, It Doesn’t Need StreetsTo Antarctica!