Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 13:44
Researchers suggests that a warming period more than 400,000 years ago pushed the Greenland ice sheet past its stability threshold; resulting in a nearly complete deglaciation of southern Greenland and raising global sea levels some 4-6 meters.
Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 15:21
Scientists were greatly surprised to discover an ancient tundra landscape preserved under the Greenland Ice Sheet, below two miles of ice.
Last Updated: Monday, March 17, 2014, 11:22
Researchers have found that Northeast Greenland ice sheet started to speed up and lose mass around 2003 because of localised increase in temperatures.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 15:58
A new report suggests that over the past two decades, ice loss from the Greenland Ice Sheet increased four-fold contributing to one-quarter of global sea level rise.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 12:23
Researchers have suggested that Jakobshavn Isbrae (Jakobshavn Glacier) is moving ice from the Greenland ice sheet into the ocean at a speed that seems to be the fastest ever recorded.
Last Updated: Monday, December 23, 2013, 14:30
Scientists have suggested that Greenland Ice Sheet stores liquid water all year long, based on the surprising discovery of an aquifer, an underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock .
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 13:08
Scientists have said that Greenland`s shrunken ice sheet was smaller than today about 3-5,000 years ago.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 11:22
For the first time, the Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor, or LVIS, is set to fly aboard NASA`s new C-130 aircraft to map Greenland`s ice sheet and surrounding Arctic sea ice following a summer`s melt.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 10:47
When we all thought that all the mysteries of Earth have been unveiled, we stumble upon this discovery. Scientists have discovered a vast canyon, twice as long as the Grand Canyon.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 09:23
The Greenland ice sheet is melting from below, caused by a high heat flow from the mantle into the lithosphere.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 14:33
A new study has revealed that surface ice melt will be the dominant process controlling ice-loss from Greenland.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 10:32
NASA`s newest scientific rover, known as GROVER is set for testing May 3 through June 8 in the highest part of Greenland.
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