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Ice free Antarctic? Not likely anytime soon

NASA has announced a new record growth of the Antarctic Sea Ice extent.

GRAFIK Antarktis / Meeresspiegel

Whenever the ice at the North and South Pole is mentioned, it is mostly in the context of melting ice triggered by global warming. However, the sea ice in Antarctica ? in contrast to that in the Arctic ? has proved to be remarkably robust. New measurements have now confirmed that. As the U.S. space agency NASA announced, the sea ice in the Antarctic has extended over an area of ??19.47 million square meters at the end of September. That is the highest since measurements began in 1979.? Read more »