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General News    H3'ed 12/15/18

Report shows melting at North and South Poles is worse than previously thought

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As the Trump administration undermine s the climate talks in Poland, new U.S. government data shows that ice melt at both of the planet's poles—driven by rising air and ocean temperatures resulting from human-caused global warming—is worse than previously thought.

The ice retreat they saw, 'doesn't seem random, it looks systematic,' explained NASA's Alex Gardner. 'That hints at underlying ocean influences that have been incredibly strong in West Antarctica.' While the observations have experts worried, Gardner said they indicate a need for more research to determine 'whether these glaciers will enter a phase of rapid retreat or stabilize.'

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