New high-resolution seafloor imagery shows a series of delicate ridges produced by the glacier’s front as it bobbed daily with the tides, revealing a recent period of rapid retreat.New high-resolution seafloor imagery shows a series of delicate ridges produced by the glacier’s front as it bobbed daily with the tides, revealing a recent period of rapid retreat.
Antarctica’s Thwaites and Pine Island Glaciers are melting faster than they have in the past 5,500 years, new evidence shows. Against expectations, their pasts have been remarkably stable.
Artificial intelligence can be used to analyze massive amounts of data from climate simulations, but more training data are needed.
Fragmentos de un cometa probablemente golpearon la Tierra hace 12,800 años, y una pequeña aldea del Paleolítico en Siria podría haber sufrido el impacto.
New research indicates Mars’s dynamo may have been active for millions of years longer than previously thought.
A team of researchers has used low-cost devices to record footsteps and vocalizations from African elephants in the field.
Measures against the spread of the new coronavirus have an unexpected side effect: record-low air pollution levels.
Fragments of a comet likely hit Earth 12,800 years ago, and a little Paleolithic village in Syria might have suffered the impact.
Increased droughts will reduce southern Spain’s olive oil output by 30% before the end of the century.
After comparing the climatic conditions at dozens of glaciers worldwide, researchers find that precipitation, not temperature, is the leading environmental factor driving glacial erosion.