Antarctic Headlines 01/10/2020

China’s icebreaker to travel through ‘roaring forties’ from Cosmonauts Sea
ECNS, 2020-01-10
Members of China’s 36th Antarctic expedition team fix facilities aboard China’s polar icebreaker Xuelong 2 in the Cosmonauts Sea, Jan. 9, 2020. The Chinese icebreaker Xuelong 2 with members of China’s 36th Antarctic expedition team will head to travel …

Camped Out On A Brittle Glacier, This CU Scientist Wants To Prepare Coastal Cities For Climate Change
Colorado Public Radio, 2020-01-10
What do you use to bore a hole through a thousand feet of Antarctic ice? Water, it turns out — hot water under high pressure. That’s one of the tools scientists, including University of Colorado glaciologist Ted Scambos, are using on the edge of a glacier in the West Antarctic. Scambos is the lead U.S. scientific coordinator for an …

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV Represents The Largest Beer Manufacturer
MarketWatch, 2020-01-10
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV represents one of the biggest breweries with a portfolio of more than 400 international beer brands, such as Beck’s, Leffe, Corona, Budweiser, Stella Artois, Hoegaarden, Bud Light,

Cleaning up our act
The Daily Star, 2019-11-04
The melting of the two great ice sheets blanketing Greenland and West Antarctica is accelerating as well, leading to an increasing rise in sea level. West Antarctica’s glaciers may already be so …

Australia urges a quarter of a million to flee as winds fan massive bushfires
CNBC, 2020-01-10
Australia urged nearly a quarter of a million people to evacuate their homes on Friday and prepared military backup as authorities said the next few hours could be “very, very challenging.” Defense personnel stood ready to move to bushfire grounds if conditions became extreme.