An upward trend in fossilized charcoal indicates that wildfires may have contributed to extinctions during the Great Dying.
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.
While overwintering in Antarctica, Foster maintains the South Pole Telescope facilities.
Unprecedented images of Mount Erebus’s inner workings show the unique trappings of a CO2-rich rift volcano.
An international initiative aims to collect a comprehensive airborne data set from the Antarctic Ice Sheet margin to better estimate ice discharge and sea level contributions today and in the future.
Scientists are updating ice stream models to understand the ways in which deep groundwater systems impact ice flow.
Scientists dive in—metaphorically—to Lake Snow Eagle, only recently revealed through ice-penetrating radar.
Un tipo particular de tormenta coincidió con 13 de los 21 eventos recientes de desprendimiento en la Antártida.
A particular kind of storm coincided with 13 of the 21 recent calving events in Antarctica.
Analyses of new shipboard and ROV observations of bedrock channels carved by floods and outbursts from subglacial lakes under Antarctica shed light on complex subglacial processes.