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Antifreeze proteins in Antarctic fishes prevent freezing ... and melting
Science Daily

Antarctic fish have antifreeze in their veins

EUGENE, Ore., Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Fish species that make their home in the frigid waters of Antarctica have developed special antifreeze proteins that keep their blood from icing over. But evolution is a strange game in which seemingly every adaptive ... UPI, 11 hours ago
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Down to Earth

Arctic and Antarctic Hit Polar Opposites for Sea Ice

More sea ice than ever around Antarctica, not so much in the Arctic. The extent of ice in the Arctic hit its seasonal low last week, registering the sixth-lowest level since the use of satellites for measurements began in 1979, the National Snow and ...
 NBCNews.com1 day ago Highlights: Blog entry › Ocean Roundup: Polar Bears Turning to Snow Geese for Food, Arctic Sea Ice Found to Absorb CO2, and More  Oceana10 hours ago Antarctic sea ice continues to expand  ABC Online1 day ago Antarctic sea ice reaches record high, as Arctic hits 2014 minimum  Responding to Climate Change1 day ago
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Antarctic fish with ice in its veins: How does it stay alive?

Scientists long have known that antifreeze proteins help a species of Antarctic fish survive in frigid waters. Now research has found that these proteins also prevent some fish from ever ridding themselves of the ice in their bodies. The ...
 Christian Science Monitor9 hours ago

Superheated ice inside Antarctic fishes [Physiology]

Paul A. Cziko a , 1 , Arthur L. DeVries b , Clive W. Evans c , and Chi-Hing Christina Cheng b , 1 a Department of Biology, Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Oregon , Eugene, OR 97403; b Department of Animal Biology, University ...
 PNAS16 hours ago

A notothenioid fish in Antarctic ice. "Antifreeze" in its blood protects in the frigid waters

A notothenioid fish in Antarctic ice. "Antifreeze" in its blood protects in the frigid waters Credit: Paul A. Cziko, University of Oregon General Restrictions: Images and other media in the section of the NSF Multimedia Gallery are for use by the ...
 National Science Foundation4 hours ago Antarctic fish have antifreeze blood, but it might fill them with ice crystals over time  Washington Post1 day ago Antarctic Fish Use Antifreeze That Also Retains Ice in Their Blood  The Guardian Express10 hours ago
Melbourne Age

Scientists find 3.5m colossal squid that weighs 350kg in the Antarctic

Vote for the best Stomp story below! Commotion at Boon Lay market between 2 Mercedes drivers obstructs traffic 7% (16 votes) Check out this S'porean couple's unique mode of transportation for their big day -- the MRT 8% (17 votes) BMW ...
 Straits Times Online Mobile Print20 hours ago Colossal squid weighing 350kg pulled from Antarctic  Melbourne Age1 week ago Watch: scientists examine preserved giant squid  The Telegraph UK1 week ago Scientists at the Te Papa museum in Wellington given rare glimpse of 350-kilo colossal squid  Artdaily.org1 day ago
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Antarctic fish first living sign of "superheated" body ice: scientist

Fish living in the freezing waters of the Antarctic have evolved a method to cope with ice building up in their bodies that actually increases the risk of their dying, according to a New Zealand-U.S. study on Tuesday. The study revealed an ...
 China.org.cn21 hours ago Ice superheating discovered in Antarctic fish  Examiner.com1 day ago 'Superheated ice' found in Antarctic fishes (Fuseworks)  Yahoo!Xtra1 day ago XINHUA - Antarctic fish first living sign of "superheated" body ice: scientist  Namibia Press Agency20 hours ago
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Mother Nature Network

Japan to restart whaling despite IWC ruling

TOKYO (BBC): The Japanese government has vowed to restart its controversial whaling programme in the Antarctic next year. The move comes despite the International Whaling Commission's vote on Thursday that the programme is illegal because it is not ...
 Frontier Post3 days ago Japan to pursue new Antarctic whaling proposal  ABC Online4 days ago Japan declares its whale hunting in the Antarctic is back on  EuroNews4 days ago International whaling conference votes against Japan's Antarctic hunt  CTV News5 days ago
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Reuters

Japan snubs IWC's ruling, plans to resume whaling program

Japan said Friday it would resume its whaling program in the Antarctic despite passage of a resolution opposing its hunt by the international body that oversees whales, terming the negative vote regrettable. The International Whaling Commission ...
 Japan Times4 days ago Suga says Japan will keep on whaling, despite resolution  Japan Today4 days ago Japan vows to keep on whaling, calls resolution against its hunt "regrettable"  Reuters Africa4 days ago Japan vows to keep on whaling  Qatar Peninsula4 days ago
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French Tribune

Australia slams Japan whaling plan

Japan to redesign Antarctic whaling 0:34 Play video Japan will redesign its controversial 'research' whaling mission in the Antarctic after a UN court ruling. Sky News 18 Apr 2014 News/World JAPAN has clashed with Australia as it sought ...
 Brisbane Courier-Mail6 days ago Japan's whale hunt under scrutiny  Jakarta Post1 week ago Australia joins New Zealand to oppose renewed Japanese 2015 Whale Hunt in Antarctic  French Tribune1 week ago Japan's whaling intentions under fire  Pacific Islands News Association1 week ago
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