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Icy Algae in a Changing Arctic

By Bob Grant | February 14, 2013

New research adds to an emerging picture of the changes that global warming and thinning ice are wreaking on the marine ecosystems at the top of the world.

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image: Sampling the New Arctic

Sampling the New Arctic

By Bob Grant | February 14, 2013

Scenes from a research trip, where researchers peered beneath the ice to shine a light on the emerging picture of a changing Arctic Ocean

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image: Deadly South Pole Plane Crash

Deadly South Pole Plane Crash

By Bob Grant | January 29, 2013

An aircraft traveling between research stations in Antarctica has gone down, likely killing its three-person crew.

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