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Jun 26, 2019
Greenland to lose 4.5 percent of ice cover by 3000 due to greenhouse gas emissionsBetween 1991 and 2015, Greenland's ice sheet has added about 0.02 inches per year to sea level.
May 22, 2019
Global sea levels could rise by 2 metres displacing around 180 mn people by 2100 says latest UN study"A sea-level rise of this magnitude would clearly have profound consequences for humanity," the report says.
May 09, 2019
NASA IceBridge: Scientists film twin troubles plaguing Greenland's melting glaciersGreenland's single-largest frozen freshwater reserve — over 1.5 kilometres thick — is melting early this year.
Mar 26, 2019
Fastest shrinking glacier in Greenland appears to be growing back again, NASA findsThe Jakobshavn glacier around 2012 was retreating about 1.8 miles and thinning nearly 130 feet.
Nov 17, 2018
A crater, bigger than the size of Paris, is discovered beneath Greenland iceThe crater is believed to have hit 12,000 years ago and is among the 25 largest known on Earth.
Nov 16, 2018
Researchers unearth a 3 mn year old, 1,000 feet deep meteorite impact craterIn May 2016 the scientists mapped the crater and the overlying ice over the Hiawatha Glacier.
Oct 22, 2018
Meet Aarohi Pandit and Keithair Misquitta, the first women in the world to fly a Light Sport Aircraft from India to GreenlandPandit and Misquitta are the first civilian women pilots to circumnavigate the globe and have flown to 17 countries with 27 stops over a span of 51 days
Jan 24, 2018
Research indicates that loss of heat from Earth's interior is melting Greenland's ice sheetGreenland's ice sheet is becoming smaller and smaller. The melting is taking place with an increased strength and at a speed that no models have previously predicted.
Jul 26, 2017
Watch: Sunnier weather accelerating Greenland's ice meltArray
Mar 27, 2014
UN chief visits Greenland to witness impact of global warmingUN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday saw first-hand the impacts of climate change during a visit to Greenland, where the melting of ice sheets is accelerating.