Hot Times in Antarctica

Posted by Michael Lemonick Thursday, June 17, 2010 at 2:00 pm

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"The world's polar regions are warming up faster than the global average, but the western edge of the Antarctic Peninsula is especially steamy. Over the past 50 years, winter temperatures have shot up by an almost unbelievable 6°C—more than five times the global average, according to a paper just published in Science."

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