Your Call: How does a melting Antarctica affect our planet?
We’ll have a conversation about the seventh continent. The New York Times reports that miles of Antarctic ice are collapsing into the sea due to rising global temperatures.
The disintegration of the glaciers may be unstoppable, and result in dramatically rising sea levels in the near future in places like the Bay Area. What do we need to know about Antarctica?
Helen Amanda Fricker, professor of Geophysics at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego
Cristina Mittermeier, conservation photographer
Robinson Meyer, environmental journalist for The Atlantic
NY Times: Antarctic Dispatches (A 3-Part Series)