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Exotic animals are invading former ice shelves.

By Amanda Terkel on February 26, 2007 at 10:42 am

"Exotic animals are invading former ice shelves."

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“Exotic animals,” such as “spindly orange sea stars” and “roving sea cucumbers,” have been “spied off the Antarctic coast in an area formerly covered by ice,” which has disappeared from global warming. “Since 1974, 5,213 square miles of ice shelves have disintegrated in the Antarctic Peninsula.”

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