Category: Cryosphere

The Geologist’s Pocket Assistant: Unleashing the Power of Smartphones in Fieldwork

Why is the Arctic melting and the Antarctic thriving? 1. Understanding Arctic Melting Trends The Arctic region is experiencing rapid and alarming rates of melting, primarily due to the effects of climate change. Arctic sea ice is shrinking at an unprecedented rate, leading to significant changes in the region’s ecosystems and contributing to global sea