Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003: Southwest part of the island could be major contributor to sea level rise

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Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003

Southwest part of the island could be major contributor to sea level rise

Date:
January 21, 2019
Source:
Ohio State University
Summary:
Greenland is melting faster than scientists previously thought — and will likely lead to faster sea level rise — thanks to the continued, accelerating warming of the Earth’s atmosphere, a new study has found.