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Greenland Ice

World's Largest Ice Sheets Melting At Fastest Rate Ever Recorded

The Huffington Post | Jonathan Feldman | Posted 08.21.2014 | Green

Greenland and Antarctica are home to the two largest ice sheets in the world, and a new report released Wednesday says that they are contributing to s...

Ginormous 'Sculptures' Discovered Under Ice Sheet

LiveScience | Jeanna Bryner | Posted 06.17.2014 | Science

The Greenland ice sheet may look like a vast expanse of white, but scientists peering beneath the smooth veil have found a fun house of sorts, full o...

Icy Alien Dust Links Ancient Famine To Celebrated Comet

LiveScience | Mike Wall | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

SAN FRANCISCO — The ancients had ample reason to view comets as harbingers of doom, it would appear. A piece of the famous Halley's comet likely s...

Good And Bad News About Greenland's Glaciers

Posted 05.08.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: The flow of Greenland’s glaciers toward the sea may have increased significantly in the past decade, ...

What Caused Greenland's Record Loss Of Ice Last Year?

Posted 04.03.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: When scientists saw melting across a whopping 97 percent of Greenland’s icy surface last summer, they...

Missing Sea Ice, AMEG and Transformational Leadership

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 10.09.2012 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

This is a crucial time in the history of our species. We need transformational leadership that embraces supposedly unachievable challenges and then rises above them -- in order to obviate the unintended and unimaginable consequences of an ice-free North Pole.

WATCH: Iceberg Creates Terrifying Wave

Posted 07.30.2012 | Green

While glacier watching along Greenland's coast, this enormous wave might have been the last thing the group in the video above expected. Video upl...

Mom To The Rescue!

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 07.25.2012 | Green

Polar bears may have a reputation for ferocity, but moms will be moms. In this video, taken from the RRS James Clark Ross during a scientific voyag...

Melting Before My Eyes

Lea Lane | Posted 06.04.2012 | Green
Lea Lane

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New Greenland Ice Cracks Worry Scientists

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — In northern Greenland, a part of the Arctic that had seemed immune from global warming, new satellite images show a growing giant c...