The Antarctic Peninsula is the northernmost part of Antarctica, and has the mildest climate on the continent. In January, the warmest part of the year, the temperature averages 1 to 2 C (34 to 36 F). And it’s getting warmer. Those warm temperatures allow snow algae to grow, and now scientists have used remote sensing to map …
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