South pole warming three times faster than rest of the world, our research shows | Kyle Clem for the Conversation

Dramatic change in Antarctica’s interior in past three decades a result of effects from tropical variability working together with increasing greenhouse gases

Climate scientists long thought Antarctica’s interior may not be very sensitive to warming, but our research, published this week, shows a dramatic change.

Over the past 30 years, the south pole has been one of the fastest-changing places on Earth, warming more than three times more rapidly than the rest of the world.

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Source: theguardian
South pole warming three times faster than rest of the world, our research shows | Kyle Clem for the Conversation