Climate Change

Antarctica People

Even if the countries of the world control heat-trapping gases at the moderate levels they pledged in Paris last year, it would still mean seas 3 to 12 inches… In terms of absolute land loss, China would be at risk of losing more than 3 million hectares. Vietnam, India, Bangladesh, and Myanmar …

Climate Change

Hunting and Fishing

Hunting for whales and seals drew people to the Antarctic in the early years of the 19th century and within only a few decades. The Antarctic fur seal was at the verge of extinction at many locations by 1830. Burning all the world’s coal, oil and gas would melt the entire Antarctic ice-sheet…