At the end of its melt season Arctic sea ice extent stood at second lowest in the daily average and fifth lowest in the monthly average, according to scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center at the University of ...
2016 continues to be a momentous year for Australia's climate, on track to be the new hottest year on record.
A shortage of data on the weather in Antarctica is hampering efforts to understand climate change in the region, according to new research.
Tiny ocean fossils distributed widely across rock surfaces in the Transantarctic Mountains point to the potential for a substantial rise in global sea levels under conditions of continued global warming, according to a new ...
A new radar-based imaging system with an unprecedented ability to penetrate snow-powder clouds could lead to greater avalanche protection for towns, buildings, roads and railways.
A new marine biodiversity study in one of the largest Marine Protected Areas in the world reveals the impact of environmental change on subantarctic seabed animals and answers big questions about the extent of South Georgia's ...
Historic changes to Antarctic sea ice could be unravelled using a new technique pioneered by scientists at Plymouth University.
Elephant seals have helped scientists to demonstrate that fresh water from Antarctic's melting ice shelves slows the processes responsible for the formation of deep-water ocean currents that regulate global temperatures.
Scientists and games developers have joined forces to help communicate the impact of climate change on the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Fresh understanding of West Antarctica has revealed how the region's ice sheet could become unstable in a warming world.