Elephant Seals Help Uncover Slower-Than-Expected Antarctic Melting

ScienceDaily (June 21, 2012) – Don’t let the hobbling, wobbling, and blubber fool you into thinking elephant seals are merely sluggish sun bathers. In fact, scientists are benefiting from these seals’ surprisingly lengthy migrations to determine critical information about Antarctic melting and future sea level rise.

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Elephant Seals Help Uncover Slower-Than-Expected Antarctic Melting