Antarctic summer thaw lasts longer than previously thought
A new study led by Colgate University has found that summer thaw in Antarctica occurs nearly a month earlier, and lasts for a full two months longer than previously thought. These findings change our scientific understanding of seasonal thawing in parts of the Antarctic continent,
New research shows Antarctic summer thaw starts earlier, ends later than previously believed
New research from Colgate University changes our understanding of seasonal thawing in parts of Antarctica, as scientists have learned that summer thawing occurs nearly a month earlier, and stays thawed for a full two months longer than previously believed.
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Interesting Engineering, 2022-10-27
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Cycling Weekly on MSN.com, 2022-11-02
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Icebreakers embark on Antarctic expedition
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Antarctic summer thaw starts earlier, ends later than previously believed
Science Daily, 2022-10-31
New research changes our understanding of seasonal thawing in parts of Antarctica, as scientists have learned that summer thawing occurs nearly a month earlier, and stays thawed for a full two months longer than previously believed.