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Climate change is turning Antarctica green, say researchers

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Cores drilled from three islands just off the Antarctic Peninsula reveal that the warming climate has spurred on biological activity. Photograph: Matt Amesbury

In the past 50 years the quantity and rate of plant growth has shot up, says study, suggesting further warming could lead to rapid ecosystem changes

May 18, 2017 — Antarctica may conjure up an image of a pristine white landscape, but researchers say climate change is turning the continent green. Continue reading Climate change is turning Antarctica green, say researchers