The Totten Hots Up
Antarctica / Oceans / Science

The Totten Hots Up

“Find a nice, self-sufficient hilltop and fortify it.” – John Wyndham, ‘The Kraken Wakes’. My article in the latest edition of The Monthly – delving into the fast-flowing science of glacial melt, ice dynamics, warming oceans, and sea level rise. This piece has not been unlocked from behind the paywall: Link here.     Advertisements Continue reading

Scientists focus on polar waters as threat of acidification grows
Antarctica / Climate change / Oceans

Scientists focus on polar waters as threat of acidification grows

My report for Yale Environment 360: A sophisticated and challenging experiment in Antarctica is the latest effort to study ocean acidification in the polar regions, where frigid waters are expected to feel the ecological impacts of acidic conditions hard, fast and soon. http://e360.yale.edu/feature/scientists_focus_on_polar_waters_as_threat_of_acidification_grows/2752/     Continue reading