Rapid, widespread changes may be coming to Antarctica’s Dry Valleys

Antarctica’s sandy polar desert, the McMurdo Dry Valleys, has undergone changes over the past decade and the recent discovery of thawing permafrost, thinning glaciers and melting ground ice by a research team are signs that rapid and widespread change could be on the horizon. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181009135822.htm