Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 13:30
A new study has suggested that the largest single contributor to global sea level rise, Pine Island Glacier (PIG), a glacier of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, may continue thinning for decades to come.
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: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 15:02
It`s official! East Antarctica is pushing West Antarctica around.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 14:06
The West Antarctic ice sheet appears to be shedding far more ice than a few years ago, according to climate research unveiled Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 10:53
The crust of Antarctica is similar to that of South India and Mozambique, which indicates that the three were joined together in the past.
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: Monday, November 18, 2013, 11:34
Researchers have discovered a smouldering volcano under a kilometer of ice in West Antarctica.
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: Monday, October 07, 2013, 12:31
Scientists have discovered 250 meter ice channels beneath a floating ice shelf in Antarctica.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 11:08
A new research has showed that an ice sheet located on West Antarctica existed 20 million years earlier than previously thought.
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