If the ice sheet were to vanish altogether, it would lift global oceans by nearly seven metres.
That 1 C increase has already caused more frequent, extreme weather events like droughts, floods, superstorms made more deadly by rising seas.
Massive chunk of Greenland's ice caps has broken off, falls into the sea; evidence of rapid climate change
The ice came off a fjord called Nioghalvfjerdsfjorden and is around 110 square kilometres big.
The largest sea-level decline was witnessed during the last glacial period some 20,000 years ago, the water level dipped to about 121 metres.
The video reveals land bridges that existed between continents, possibly allowing our ancestors to travel.
The ruling is not legal as yet but it can be cited by people whose right to life is endangered by the climate crisis.
The heatwave lasted around 700 days from 2014 to 2016 and effected water temperature and food webs.
We need to reframe eco-anxiety to emphasize hope in the midst of human tragedy, existential threats and climate catastrophe.
With global warming expected to produce millions of climate refugees, Individuals and organisations are scouting for ways to help them.
Over 60 countries, including most small island nations, have already committed to achieving carbon neutrality by 2030.
The difference between 1.5°C and 2°C of heating is important for the poles, which warms faster than the global average.
Not convinced climate action is urgent? Here's what happens to Earth over 1.5 degrees Celsius of global heating
At 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming, we could expect to lose between 70 and 90 percent of our coral reefs.
The tropics in general and India must focus on the lack of long-term sustained Indian and Pacific ocean observations.
Warming oceans, melting glaciers have been 'taking the heat' from climate change for decades: IPCC Report
Experts highlighted that countries will either have to pay the cost of climate-related damages now, or invest in climate adaptation for the future.
IPCC Oceans and Cryosphere Report: Melting glaciers and natural disasters in Himalayas to become more frequent
Mitigating climate change and adapting to its effect in high mountains won't be easy, but it is the need of the hour.
IPCC Special Report on Oceans and Cryosphere releasing today: What to expect from UN's latest climate change assessment
The report looks at the effects of climate change on oceans and has been written by 104 scientists from all over the world.
Citing Kerala floods, UN chief issues grave warning of inaction over climate change, calls for more leadership action
The UN Secretary-General referred to the Kerala floods, among other natural disasters across the world, to highlight the urgency of the climate crisis and the need to step up efforts to reverse course on climate change.
Hurricane Florence spirals towards North and South Carolina; strengthens into potentially catastrophic Category 4 storm
Florence rapidly strengthened into a potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane on Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week.
UN chief names Kerala floods, California wildfires in statement, says climate change 'running faster than we are'
Antonio Guterres warned that runaway climate change is a real possibility, with severe implications for communities, economies, peace and the security of nations.