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Earth’s glacial cycles enhanced by Antarctic sea-ice

During past glacial periods the earth was about 6ºC colder and the Northern hemisphere continents were covered by ice sheets up to 4 kilometers thick. However, the earth would not have been so cold, nor the ice sheets so immense, if it were not for the effects of sea ice…
bubmag
February 18, 2020
Antartica

It got hot as it’s ever been in Antartica this week

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration While you were drowning in this week’s impeachment, State of the Union, and election news, scientists were sounding yet another climate alarm: Antarctica just set a new record temperature. On Thursday, a…
bubmag
February 12, 2020
Antartica

Fire Drill Fridays Take L.A.

On Friday, the temperature in Antartica reached 65 degrees. Thats never happened before. Yes, the sick, corrupt president was impeached and acquitted by sick, corrupt Republican senators, but Antartica reached 65 degrees. This is yet another unimaginable wa…
bubmag
February 10, 2020
Antartica

Ned Nwoko begins process Of eradicating Malaria in Nigeria

Meets scientists in Antarctica for air fumigation —Provides funds for 5 varsities on research By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Ned NwokoABUJA-THERE is reprieve on the way to eradicate the scourge of malaria in Nigeria and the African Continent as the foremost philanthropist, Honourable Ned Nwoko has met a group of scientists on…
bubmag
February 9, 2020
Antartica

The 9 at 9: Saturday

EVERY MORNING, TheJournal.ie brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day. 1. #HAPPY VOTING: Voting day for the general election is finally upon us. Polls opened at 7am this morning and will remain so until 10pm tonight heres everything you …
bubmag
February 8, 2020
Antartica

Climate crisis: Antartica posts record temperature reading of 18.3°C

Speaking to journalists in Geneva, spokesperson Clare Nullis from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), said that the record reading taken in the north of the continent, would be considered unusual, even during the current warmer summer months.  “The Argentine research base, which is called Esperanza, it’s on the northern tip…
bubmag
February 7, 2020
Antartica

Record high temperature of more than 18°C recorded for Antarctica

Antarctica's warmest day: Scientists detect a record-high temperature of 18.3°C on the frozen continentReading from the Esperanza research base was recorded at midday on Thursday Beats beats the previous record of 17.5°C (63.5°F) in March 2015 by 0.8°C This Antarctic Peninsula region is among the fastest warming regions on earth Temperature is approximately the…
bubmag
February 7, 2020
Antartica

‘Consider your guru as foremost, that’s what music is about’

Last week, Pandit Jasraj, living legend of the Mewati gharana, turned 90. A gharana like Pandit Jasraj’s comes into existence when at least three generations of family perform the same style of music. To keep the tradition alive, musicians must pass on their legacy to the next generation.The Padma Vibhushan-awardee…
bubmag
February 6, 2020