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polar : (a) of or relating to a geographic pole or the region around it (b) coming from or having the characteristics of such a region — Webster
Polar regions of Earth also known as Earth’s frigid zones, are the regions of Earth surrounding its geographical poles (the North and South Poles). These regions are dominated by Earth’s polar ice caps, the northern resting on the Arctic Ocean and the southern on the continent of Antarctica. — Wikipedia
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- Earth scientists call for prevention and warning...on April 16, 2021 at 2:42 pm
A pair of earth scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology–Kanpu are calling for flood prevention and warning systems in areas around the Himalayan mountains to protect people from floods or to warn them of impending disasters. In their Perspectives piece published in the journal Science, Tanuj Shukla and Indra Sen point out that rising temperatures due to global warming are leading to an increase in flood danger for people who live in the area.
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- New research reveals secret to Jupiter's curious...on April 9, 2021 at 8:04 pm
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- Exploration of ocean currents beneath the...on April 9, 2021 at 6:00 pm
For the first time, researchers have been able to obtain data from underneath Thwaites Glacier, also known as the "Doomsday Glacier." They find that the supply of warm water to the glacier is larger than previously thought, triggering concerns of faster melting and accelerating ice flow.
- Energy transmission by gold nanoparticles coupled...on April 8, 2021 at 6:25 pm
Using DNA structures as scaffolds, Tim Liedl, a scientist of Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich, has shown that precisely positioned gold nanoparticles can serve as efficient energy transmitters.