Call Collapsing Iceberg “#ExxonKnew”

Over ten thousand people around the world are calling for the Larsen C Iceberg to be renamed the “#ExxonKnew Iceberg.” Organizers are calling on the US National Ice Center to rename the iceberg after ExxonMobil, the corporation notably most responsible for propagating climate destruction and deception. Investigative reports revealed Exxon’s own scientists warned about the [...]

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Hidden lakes drain below West Antarctica’s Thwaites Glacier

Thwaites Glacier on the edge of West Antarctica is one of the planet’s fastest-moving glaciers. Research shows that it is sliding unstoppably into the ocean, mainly due to warmer seawater lapping at its underside. Researchers at the University of Washington and the University of Edinburgh used data from the European Space Agency’s CryoSat-2 to identify [...]

Don’t be fooled by a cooling Antarctica

For most of the latter half of the 20th century, the Antarctic Peninsula was one of the fastest-warming places on the planet, with serious repercussions for the local environment, including the spectacular disintegration of a millennia-old ice shelf, and global sea level rise. But a new study detailed Thursday in the journal Nature suggests temperatures [...]