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This May Be Helping To Melt Greenland's Ice Sheet

Clouds are trapping in heat and accounting for as much as 30 percent of the ice sheet melt, scientists say.<p>Scientists have long known that the melting of the Greenland ice sheet has been a big contributor to the rise of sea levels around the world in recent years -- and now, an international team …

Global Warming

Thanks to satellite data, scientists have finally figured out why Greenland's ice sheet is melting

Greenland’s vast ice sheet continues to melt, and thanks to two recently-launched satellites we’re beginning to understand why it’s happening so …

Greenland's Melting Ice Problem May Be Far Worse Than We Realized

A new study shows climate change can undercut nature's way of protecting the ice.<p>Greenland's massive ice sheet may be in more serious peril from climate change than scientists previously thought, a new study has found.<p>Studies agree that rising global temperatures are causing the ice sheet that …

Global warming is causing rain to melt the Greenland ice sheet | John Abraham

Higher temperatures are melting Greenland ice directly, but also indirectly via increased rainfall<p>Greenland, one of the largest ice sheets in the world, is melting. In fact, it is melting ahead of schedule as the world warms. Scientists are working hard to deepen their understanding of this ice …

Greenland's Ice Sheets Are Getting Cooked By Warm Ocean Currents

The retreat of Arctic sea ice has been so dramatic over the last few years that atlases are being changed. Now it turns out Greenland’s ice sheets …