NBC News is becoming completely shameless, reporting everything exactly backwards about Antarctica
Nightly News | March 11, 2013
Journey to the bottom of the Earth
As the Antarctic ice begins to disappear, penguins are at risk: in some areas one species has declined by a stunning 90 percent. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports from Antarctica.
There has been no warming, and the ice has continuously increased to record levels.
In April of last year, it was reported that Emperor Penguin populations were double what they had previously believed.
Satellite view helps double Emperor penguin population
Emperor penguins in Antarctica are far more plentiful than previously thought, a study that used extremely high-resolution imagery snapped by satellites has revealed.
“It surprised us that we approximately doubled the population estimate,” said Peter Fretwell, a scientist with the British Antarctic Survey and lead author of a paper published Friday in the journal PLoS One.