Antarctic Watch Headlines 07/25/2022

Video Shows Penguins Sliding On Ice During “Antarctic Morning Rush”
NDTV, 2022-07-25
There are more than 18 species of penguins that live only in the southern hemisphere, according to Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Indian Antarctic Bill: How India intends to save fragile Antarctic ecosystem to impede global climate change impact
timesnownews, 2022-07-25
Dakshin Gangotri, Maitri, and Bharati are the three research stations that India has operated in Antarctica for the past forty years. Currently operating and promoting scientific data for the nation’s use are Maitri and Bharati.

What is the Antarctic Bill that Lok Sabha has passed?
India Today, 2022-07-25
Bharati and Maiti are India’s two operational research stations in the Antarctic. And India has been sending expeditions to Antarctica since 1981. And not just India. Twenty-seven countries, including the United States,

Lok Sabha passes Antarctic Bill: How the world cooperates on a freezing continent with no permanent resident
timesnownews, 2022-07-23
As the Ukraine war and Chinese territorial ambitions heat up tensions globally, this is may be the right time to refocus on an icy continent that remains the last commercially unexplored frontier on earth – Antarctica.

30% Less Than Average: Antarctic Sea Ice Levels Lowest Ever Recorded
SciTech Daily, 2022-07-22
The ice levels were measured at almost 30% less than the average over the previous ten years. The Antarctic sea ice extent was the lowest since satellite monitoring started in 1978, according to a rec

We studied how the Antarctic ice sheet advanced and retreated over 10,000 years. It holds warnings for the future, 2022-07-13
Alarming stories from Antarctica are now more frequent than ever; the ice surface is melting, floating ice shelves are collapsing and glaciers are flowing faster into the ocean.

Hobart’s failing port threatens to sabotage Australia’s Antarctic program and gateway status
The Australian, 2022-07-24
Australias Antarctic operations and push to become a major gateway to the frozen continent are being jeopardised by Hobarts substandard port infrastructure, warns the nations Antarctic chief.

Explained: What Is the Indian Antarctic Bill 2022 and Who Is It For?
The Quint, 2022-07-22
How will India’s first domestic legislation on Antarctica change our interaction with the region? Here’s a primer.

What is Indian Antarctic Bill? Know about India’s bid to protect world hit by climate change
India Today on, 2022-07-25
Lok Sabha has cleared the Indian Antarctic Bill that paves the way for New Delhi to devise measures to protect the fragile ecosystem of Antarctica.

What Is The Indian Antarctic Bill Passed In Parliament? Know Details
RepublicWorld, 2022-07-22
The Indian Antarctic Bill 2022 was introduced in the parliament on 1 April 2022 and intends to give effect to the Antarctic Treaty.