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Study reveals strong links between Antarctic climate, food web


July 7, 2014

krill recovered from a penguin's stomach A long-term study of the links between climate and marine life along the rapidly warming West Antarctic Peninsula reveals how changes in physical factors such as wind speed and sea-ice cover send ripples up the food chain, with impacts on everything from single-celled algae to penguins. Full Story

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Virginia Institute of Marine Science

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