"Shocking" Greenland Ice Melt: Global Warming or Just Heat Wave?

Jul 26, 2012 by

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Nearly the entire ice sheet surface was slush after a few days this month—the fastest melt yet seen by satellites. What does it mean? After just a few days of intense melting this month, nearly the entire of the surface of Greenland’s massive ice sheet had turned to slush, NASA images show—the fastest thaw rate since satellites began keeping score 30 years ago.

"Shocking" Greenland Ice Melt: Global Warming or Just Heat Wave?

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