Topic: Donald Blankenship

East Antarctic Glacier Has Contributed To Sea Level Rise

May 19, 2016
Totten

New research in Nature reveals that a massive unstable glacier in East Antarctica has contributed significantly to rising seas in the past.

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New Map Reveals Giant Fjords Beneath East Antarctic Ice Sheet

June 1, 2011

Scientists from the U.S., U.K. and Australia have used ice-penetrating radar to create the first high-resolution topographic map of one of the last uncharted regions of Earth, the Aurora Subglacial Basin, an immense ice-buried lowland in East Antarctica larger than Texas.

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