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Greenland Ice Sheet

What to See in These 7 Cities in Greenland (PHOTOS)

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 11.16.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Until two weeks ago, I couldn't even pronounce the names of the cities, and now they are deeply engraved in my memory. Greenland is one of those so close, yet so far destinations that make you feel small, insignificant and detached from rest of the world.

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...

The First Tipping Point Has Arrived: Will It Be The Last ?

Aiko Stevenson | Posted 07.14.2014 | Green
Aiko Stevenson

Two new studies revealed that the Western Antarctic Ice Sheet has crossed a dangerous breaking point. Melting at a much faster pace than originally anticipated, it's unstoppable collapse is already underway.

Destabilization of Arctic Sea Ice Would Be Game Over for Climate

Subhankar Banerjee | Posted 11.27.2013 | Green
Subhankar Banerjee

The Arctic sea ice is the most famous visual indicator of climate change. This year the climate deniers took the lead to explain what's going on with the Arctic sea ice.

LOOK: Massive Canyon Discovered Under Greenland Ice Sheet

Reuters | Posted 10.29.2013 | Green

By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle OSLO, Aug 29 (Reuters) - A vast and previously unmapped gorge 800 metres (half a mile) deep...

Stronger Than We Thought?

Posted 01.24.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: The enormous sheets of ice that lie atop Greenland may not be as prone to catastrophic melting as many ...

Arctic Is Spiraling Into New, Volatile State Due To Accelerated Warming

Posted 12.07.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: SAN FRANCISCO — Global warming is rapidly driving the Arctic into a volatile state characterized by massi...

PHOTOS: Greenland's Spectacular Icebergs In A Warming World

AP | Posted 10.15.2011 | Green

ILULISSAT, Greenland (AP) -- Greenland's Inuit people have countless terms in their language to describe ice in all its varieties. This gallery of pho...

Where Has All The Water Gone?

Bill Chameides | Posted 11.18.2013 | Green
Bill Chameides

Crossposted with TheGreenGrok.com.Mankind is moving buckets and buckets of water from land to the ocean.Sometimes science moves slowly and sometimes q...