Tag: Antarctic

Urgent situation! Sino-U.S. Joint Reaching Out

“The Australian” website published a report entitled”China and the United States to Help Rescue Australian Antarctic Research Team Members” on December 20, stating that despite geopolitical tensions, with the assistance of the United States, China is helping a sick person. The Australian expedition team evacuated from the Antarctic.

2020-12-23

Urgent situation! Sino-U.S. Joint Reaching Out

“The Australian” website published a report entitled”China and the United States to Help Rescue Australian Antarctic Research Team Members” on December 20, stating that despite geopolitical tensions, with the assistance of the United States, China is helping a sick person. The Australian expedition team evacuated from the Antarctic.

2020-12-23

The Australian Antarctic Department recruits for”the coldest job”

Working in Antarctica may be called the”coldest job.” The Australian 7News news website reported on the 20th from the human resources manager of the Australian Antarctic Department, Ma Li Lilly, that this time it mainly recruits mechanics, installation operators, woodworkers, electricians, plumbers, chefs, communication experts and scientific research stations. The contract time varies from 4 months to 18 months.

2020-11-22

An accident in the Antarctic, the largest iceberg on earth, A68, is about to break free from the Antarctic.

As we all know, Antarctica preserves the most extensive glaciers on the earth. Once these glaciers melt, it will cause irreversible changes to the global sea level. However, some scientists have warned that the largest iceberg on the planet-A68 is about to break free from the shackles of the Antarctic continent, drift into the sea along the ocean currents, and finally melt completely!

2020-11-15

Revealing that the climate in the Lanzhou Basin dried up 34 million years ago

The team of An Zhisheng and Ao Hong from the Institute of Earth Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the team of Liu Qingsong from the Ocean Magnetics Center of Southern University of Science and Technology, and Chinese and foreign collaborators, combined with magnetostratigraphy and astrochronology, determined the late Eocene to early ascending new in Lanzhou, western China The accurate age of the sedimentary strata of the world’s rivers and lakes, through environmental magnetism and element geochemistry, reconstructed the high-resolution climate record of 35.5 million to 31 million years ago.

2020-11-12

9 mysterious discoveries found by humans in a frozen environment

In fact, there are some places on the earth that are natural”large refrigerators”, such as the Antarctic and Antarctic continents and high mountains such as the Himalayas, where they are cold and frozen all year round. Therefore, they can preserve many great historical sites for us. From the huge”sea monster” to the ancient bison, the editor prepares for you the 9 mysterious things found by humans in the frozen environment.

2020-11-11

Ozone is disappearing! A large hole in the sky over Antarctica can hold two United States, analysis:the consequences need to be vigilant

Since the late 1970s, people have observed obvious seasonal ozone depletion in the Antarctic stratosphere. This phenomenon usually starts from July to August (Southern Hemisphere winter) every year, peaks from September to October (spring), and gradually decreases and disappears from November to December, which is called the”ozone hole”.

2020-11-06