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Saturday, November 11, 2017
What is melting Antarctica from beneath?
When Antarctica lost an enormous iceberg from the Larsen C ice shelf in
July, it set off alarm bells about the future of the shelf itself, as
well as about the region in general, which like other ice repositories
on Earth, is faring badly under the onslaught of global warming. But
this atmospheric threat from above, made worse by anthropogenic carbon
emissions, is only half the problem.