The impacts of warming temperatures in Antarctica are likely to occur first in the northern sections of the continent, where summer temperatures approach the melting point of water, 32F (0C).  Some ice shelves in the northernmost part of Antarctica—the Antarctic Peninsula—has been collapsing in recent years, consistent with the rapid warming trend there since 1945.  Scientists are also concerned about future changes in the large West Antarctic ice sheet on the main continent because its collapse could raise sea level by as much as 19 feet (5.8 meters).

Antarctica is making a wave from its cold by generating clean and green energy with the help of the wind power which is in abundance in this continent.


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