John Kerr posted in Antarctica • ice • sea ice on November 25th, 2014.
Sea ice in the Antarctic may be thicker than previously thought, according to a study published online in Nature Geoscience. Although the aerial extent of Antarctic sea ice is easily tracked by satellites, estimating the thickness of the ice from above has proven challenging. Researchers from Australia, the US and the UK used an autonomous […]
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