The Weekly Newsmagazine of Science
Number 17 (April 24, 1999)
References & Sources
Disappearing ice down
Two Antarctic ice shelves retreated
over the past year by significant amounts.
1999. Antarctic ice shelves breaking up due to decades of higher
temperatures. National Snow and Ice Data Center Press Release. April
Monastersky, R. 1998. Antarctic ice shelf loses large piece. Science
News 153(May 9):303.
Information on Antarctic ice shelves is available at the National
Snow and Ice Data Center's Web site at http://www-nsidc.colorado.edu/NSIDC/ICESHELVES/lars_wilk_news
and at the British Antartic Survey's Web site at http://bsweb.nerc-bas.ac.uk/.
University of Colorado
National Snow and Ice Data Center
Campus Box 449
Boulder, CO 80309-0449
British Antarctic Survey
Cambridge CB3 0ET
News, Vol. 155, No. 17, April 24,
1999, p. 271. Copyright © 1999, Science Service.
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