Greenland will be far greater contributor to sea rise than expected

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Greenland will be far greater contributor to sea rise than expected
Posted: May 18, 2014

 Michael Studinger/NASA

Greenland's icy reaches are far more vulnerable to warm ocean waters from climate change than had been thought, according to new research by UC Irvine and NASA glaciologists. The work, published today in Nature Geoscience, shows previously uncharted deep valleys stretching for dozens of miles under the Greenland Ice Sheet.

 

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