From the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab An Update from NASA’s Sea Level Sentinels: Like mercury in a thermometer, ocean waters expand as they warm. This, along with melting glaciers and ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica, drives sea levels higher … Continue reading ?
Arctic sea ice growth finished the year in 2008 at the same level as 1979.The oceans have been cooling since 2003.Sea ice is growing at the fastest pace on record.Greenland's glaciers are stabilizing.There are growing fears of a com... Read Post
Wave. Image credit:Science Blogs, making waves. As the earth warms, the melting of the earth’s two massive ice sheets—Antarctica and Greenland—could raise sea level enormously. If the Greenland ice sheet were to melt, it would raise... Read Post
Will all of the ice on Greenland melt and flow out into the sea, bringing about a colossal rise in ocean levels on Earth, as the global temperature rises? The key concern is how stable the ice cap actually is, and new Danish researc... Read Post