Antarctica: Second record-breaking hot day in a week

Experts say melting ice on the coldest continent is accelerating the rise in sea levels worldwide.

    A new record high temperature has been registered in Antarctica for the second time in a week.

    Almost 21 degrees Celsius (70 degrees Fahrenheit) was recorded for the first time - that is hotter than Madrid in Spain or Dallas in Texas.

    Al Jazeera's Laura Burdon-Manley reports.


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