Rain Storms In Antarctica Prompts Debates

A new paper titled, “January 2016 extensive summer melt in West Antarctica favored by strong El Nino,” which was published in Nature Communications, pitches an idea that the weather phenomenon, El Nino, is the cause of new rains in a region that until recently, never received rain events. El Nino is also being blamed for melting ice plates in the area. Here is an excerpt from the paper.