Tiny Fossils Suggest Antarctica’s Largest Ice Sheet Could Collapse

Is it to late to reverse global warming? Answers wont help but actions will!

Muhammad Iqbal Dar

At the bottom of the world atop the forbidding Transantarctic Mountains sit the fossilized remains of microscopic, ocean-dwelling diatoms. For thirty years, scientists have argued over how these tiny algae came to rest thousands of feet above the sea. Now, sophisticated ice sheet models offer one of the best explanations yet—and it doesn’t bode well for our future.

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