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Shaw heads south to check out ice-melt threat

Tuesday 13 Nov 18 10:00am

CLIMATE MINISTER†James Shaw is heading to Antarctica as scientists warn we already might have triggered tipping points leading to irreversible melting of the polar ice sheets.

In a paper published today in Nature Climate Change, scientists are calling for urgent research to improve projections about what will happen in the Antarctic and Arctic as the world warms.

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