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Overheating Antarctica
Description: Computer models of climate change have overstated Antarctic warming, say scientists. The large volumes of water locked up in the Antarctic's ice sheets, which could raise sea level if melted, have created intense interest in how much the region is likely to warm. [Source: Nature Reports Climate Change]
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Source: Nature Reports Climate Change
Publish Date: 5/29/2008
Reading Level: Basic
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