New Study Finds The Larsen Ice Shelf (Antarctic Peninsula) Has Cooled More Than 2°C Since 1991

Temperature stations along the coast of the Antarctic Peninsula indicate “marked statistically signficant cooling” has occurred since 1991, with the Larsen Ice Shelf cooling at a rate of -1.1°C per decade. Image Source: Bozkurt et al., 2020 Bozkurt et al., 2020 “Observed near-surface temperature trends indicate important contrasts between summer and autumn for the period 1991−2015. … Continue reading New Study Finds The Larsen Ice Shelf (Antarctic Peninsula) Has Cooled More Than 2°C Since 1991