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Greenland Climate Change

Greenland Is Melting and It's Time to Pay Attention

Laura Faye Tenenbaum | Posted 04.04.2016 | Green
Laura Faye Tenenbaum

It's easier to focus on politics, celebrity gossip, reality TV and cat videos than on Earth's climate. It seems like everyone's all "Greenland? Who cares? Whatever. Next." And that upsets me. Is it really that easy to pretend the effects of global warming don't exist?

Greenland's Ice Sheet Is Filthy, And That's A Problem

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 03.07.2016 | Science

Scientists have long known that Greenland's surface is neither green nor snowy white like you'll find on a world map. Rather, many of the country's ma...

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

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 01.10.2017 | Science

Greenland's massive ice sheet may be in more serious peril from climate change than scientists previously thought, a new study has found. Studies agre...

WATCH: 'The Single Greatest Problem Facing Humanity Today'

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 03.20.2014 | Green

In the latest episode of HBO's documentary series "Vice," host Shane Smith travels to Greenland to see the effects of a warming planet firsthand. Smit...

Is Greenland Turning ... Green?

Posted 08.31.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: Greenland is famously misnamed. Not only do its few native trees rarely form forests, but most of t...

Greenland Ice Sheet Melting Breaks 30-Year Record

Posted 08.15.2012 | Green

By Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor: On Aug. 8, the Greenland ice sheet shattered a seasonal record, with more cumulative melting since r...

Dutch Artist To Place Art Atop A Melting Iceberg (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

According to the World Wildlife Fund, nowhere are the effects of climate change more evident than in the Arctic, where its progression is twice as fas...