Underwater ice is melting in Earth’s southern sweet cold spot

The click bait headline is that ice is melting at ding ding ding rates below the surface of the water in the Antarctic. LOOK OUT BELOW!

snapshot from bing news 3 days after April Fools Day 2018

Why is it that none of these fear tacticals mention how water expands when it freezes and contracts when it melts.

Thus the ocean level will lower, not rise as the ice below the surface melts.