Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 19:23
In a new study, researchers have discovered unexpected climate-driven changes in the mighty Mackenzie River`s ice breakup.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 13:44
The length of the melt season for Arctic sea ice is increasing by several days each decade, and an earlier start to the melt season is allowing the Arctic Ocean to absorb enough additional solar radiation in some places to melt as much as four feet of the Arctic ice cap`s thickness.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 15:29
Researchers have found that six massive glaciers in West Antarctica are moving faster than they did 40 years ago, causing more ice to discharge into the ocean and global sea level to rise.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 15:39
Researchers have said that the melt season across the Arctic is getting longer by five days per decade.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 15:58
Earth’s ability to reflect sunlight is diminishing due to drastic melting of sea ice in Arctic Ocean, a new study says.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 14:40
A new laser-based technology from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) holds promise to tell how the melting of earth’s frozen regions may affect our climate.
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: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 16:08
Pakistan`s glaciers are continuously melting because of rising temperature, and by the year 2035, the country will no longer have water reserves in the shape of glaciers, a federal Minister said.
Last Updated: Monday, September 16, 2013, 13:20
A new study suggests that more ice leaves Antarctica by melting from the underside of submerged ice shelves than it was earlier believed, which accounts for as much as 90 percent of ice loss in some areas.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 25, 2013, 10:28
Two researchers including an Indian origin have claimed that sea ice decline and warming trends are changing the vegetation in nearby arctic coastal areas.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 13:35
Recently, an image of Arctic showing a lake at North Pole captured lots of attention, but researchers have said that it is not extreme.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 11:16
Global sea levels will rise about 2.3 meters, or more than seven feet, over the next several thousand years for every degree (Celsius) the planet warms, according to a new study.
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