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Climate Change Is Turning Antarctica’s Snow Green

Climate Change Is Turning Antarctica’s Snow Green

As the planet warms, parts of the planet are going green”and not in the environmentally friendly way. Snow in coastal Antarctica is literally turning the colour green.

How An Earthquake In Japan Triggered An Algae Invasion In The Pacific Northwest

How An Earthquake In Japan Triggered An Algae Invasion In The Pacific Northwest

In 2011, a colossal tsunami set off by a magnitude 9.0 earthquake slammed into the eastern shores of Japan. Not long afterwards, some of the 1.5 million tons of floating debris created by the waves, from buoys and boats to entire fishing docks, began washing up along America’s northwest Pacific…