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See the exquisite fossil that revealed the colors of a giant armored nodosaur - Washington Post dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-08-03 18:05:00


Washington Post
See the exquisite fossil that revealed the colors of a giant armored nodosaur
Washington Post
For the biggest animals, bulk is a great defense. Other creatures need tricks, like the snowy coat of an arctic hare or a hagfish's choking slime clouds. But elephants and rhinoceroses get by with tough hides and sheer size. They have little to fear ...
A Dinosaur So...

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Drifting Antarctic iceberg A-68 opens up clear water - BBC News dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-17 18:07:00


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Drifting Antarctic iceberg A-68 opens up clear water
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The giant iceberg known as A-68 that was produced in the Antarctic last week continues to drift seaward. All the latest satellite images indicate the gap between the 6,000-sq-km block and the floating Larsen C Ice Shelf from which it calved is widening.
Should we stress about the new massive iceberg?Futurity:...

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NASA Images Show Gradual Separation of Massive New Antarctic Iceberg - Space.com dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-13 13:05:14


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NASA Images Show Gradual Separation of Massive New Antarctic Iceberg
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An image from the MODIS instrument on NASA's Aqua satellite shows a crack in a the Larsen C ice shelf on July 12, 2017. Credit: NASA Worldview. Multiple NASA satellites have captured images of the dramatic and long-awaited birth of one of the largest ...
Trillion ton iceberg breaks off...

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After Antarctica sheds a trillion-ton block of ice, the world asks: Now what? - Los Angeles Times dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-13 13:01:55


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After Antarctica sheds a trillion-ton block of ice, the world asks: Now what?
Los Angeles Times
A satellite image of a long crack in the Larsen C ice shelf, taken on March 8. (NASA/USGS Landsat). By Sean Greene Contact Reporter · Climate Change · Environmental Science · Space · Space Exploration · NASA ·...

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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica - Los Angeles Times dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-13 01:55:18


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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica
Los Angeles Times
Sometime in the last few days, a block of ice the size of Delaware broke away from Antarctica and is now floating freely in the Weddell Sea. The iceberg, which at around 1 trillion tons is one of the largest on record, poses no immediate threat to sea ...
A Delaware-Size Iceberg Broke...

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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off the Antarctica ice shelf - Los Angeles Times dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-13 01:50:00


Los Angeles Times
An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off the Antarctica ice shelf
Los Angeles Times
Sometime in the last few days, a block of ice the size of Delaware broke away from Antarctica and is now floating freely in the Weddell Sea. The iceberg, which at around 1 trillion tons is one of the largest on record, poses no immediate threat to sea ...
Giant iceberg splits...

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Massive Iceberg Breaks Free In Antarctica - NPR dans Informatique / Multimedia
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Massive Iceberg Breaks Free In Antarctica
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A massive iceberg the size of Delaware has broken free from Antarctica and is floating in the sea. Earlier Wednesday, scientists announced that the 6,000-square-kilometer (about 2,300 square miles) iceberg had come loose, after satellites detected it ...
A 1.1-trillion-ton iceberg has broken off Antarctica, and scientists say...

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One of the biggest icebergs in recorded history just broke loose from Antarctica - Washington Post dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-12 13:46:26


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One of the biggest icebergs in recorded history just broke loose from Antarctica
Washington Post
Scientists confirmed Wednesday that a much anticipated break at the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica has occurred, unleashing a massive iceberg that is more than 2,200 square miles in area and weighs a trillion tons. In other words, the iceberg — one ...
Giant iceberg...

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A Massive Chunk Of Antarctica Just Broke Off - BuzzFeed News dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-12 11:47:49


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A Massive Chunk Of Antarctica Just Broke Off
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A huge area of the so-called Larsen C ice shelf —? enough to cover the state of Delaware — has just broken off western Antarctica. Project MIDAS — a UK-based Antarctica research project — confirmed the iceberg had detached on its Twitter account on ...
Giant iceberg splits from AntarcticBBC...

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Giant iceberg splits from Antarctic - BBC News dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-07-12 10:51:36


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Giant iceberg splits from Antarctic
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One of the biggest icebergs ever recorded has just broken away from Antarctica. The giant block is estimated to cover an area of roughly 6,000 sq km; that's about a quarter the size of Wales. An US satellite observed the berg on Wednesday while passing ...
A 1 trillion-ton iceberg has broken off Antarctica, and...

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