Greenland


Greenland Rising as Ice Melting Faster Than Expected

Greenland Rising as Ice Melting Faster Than Expected

It appears to be the case that ice is melting from Greenland faster and faster with the passage of time....

Sep 24 2016, 6:01am CDT

Greenland ice loss 7 per cent faster than previously thought

Greenland Ice Loss 7 Percent faster than Previously Thought

Greenland lost nearly 2,700 gigatons of ice from 2003-2013, not about 2,500 gigatons as scientists previously thought, a 7.6 pe...

Sep 22 2016, 4:02am CDT

Earth's Longest-Lived Vertebrate is 400-Year-Old Greenland Shark

400-Year-Old Greenland Shark is Earth's Longest-Lived Vertebrate

A 400 year old Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus) is the most aged vertebrate at present. These sharks often live to a r...

Aug 12 2016, 4:13am CDT

Melting Greenland Ice Sheet Will Soon Unfreeze Cold War-era Dangerous Waste

Melting Greenland Ice Sheet Will Soon Unfreeze Cold War-era Dangerous Waste

It has been found to be the case that the large Greenland ice sheet could melt due to global warming thereby allowing dangerous...

Aug 5 2016, 10:02am CDT

Ancient River Network Found Hidden Beneath Greenland Ice Sheet

Ancient River Network Found Hidden Beneath Greenland Ice Sheet

Scientists have been busy mapping the vast subterranean rivers of Greenland. They are apparently very wide and deep despite the...

Jun 29 2016, 11:28am CDT

Record Greenland Ice Melting Caused by Arctic Amplification

Record Greenland Ice Melting Caused by Arctic Amplification

It has been found that the Greenland melted ice record for 2015 corroborates the Arctic Amplification Effect 100% of the way....

Jun 10 2016, 4:34am CDT

Study Finds 40 Percent of Greenland Ice Sheet is Protected from Melting – But for How Long

Study Finds 40 Percent of Greenland Ice Sheet is Protected from Melting – But for How Long

Researchers have found a layer of air near the surface of the ice sheet that is trapping moisture and reducing both evaportion...

May 2 2016, 4:09am CDT

Greenland Ice Sheets are Melting at a Record Pace

Greenland Ice Sheets are Melting at a Record Pace

It has come to the knowledge of climate scientists that the ice sheets in Greenland are melting at a record pace....

Apr 16 2016, 8:48am CDT

Earth’s Axis are Shifting due to Melting Antarctica and Greenland Ice Melt

Earth’s Rotation is Changing due to Melting of Antarctica and Greenland Ice

It has been discovered that the melting of the ice sheets may contribute to changes in the earth’s rotational axis....

Apr 9 2016, 6:25am CDT

Earth's internal heat driving Greenland's ice melt

Earth's internal heat driving Greenland's ice melt

London, April 8 (IANS) An international team of geoscientists has found that Greenland sits over an area of abnormally hot mant...

Apr 8 2016, 8:10am CDT

Greenland Icecap is Releasing Water Faster than Thought

Greenland Icecap is Melting Faster than Thought

Near-surface layers of the Greenland ice sheet could cause a huge spike in sea levels as it is losing its ability to store melt...

Jan 5 2016, 8:46am CST

Greenland's glaciers

New Finding Suggests Greenland Glaciers Retreated Rapidly About 10,000 Years Ago

Researchers from The Earth Institute at Columbia University have published a finding titled “Glacier Response to North Atlantic...

Dec 9 2015, 2:45pm CST

Greenland Glaciers Retreating at Record Pace due to Climate Change

Greenland Glaciers Retreating at Record Pace due to Climate Change

It has been found that the glaciers in Greenland are showing signs of extreme temperature sensitivity....

Dec 9 2015, 6:21am CST

A Massive Greenland Glacier Zachariae Isstrom is Rapidly Melting

A Massive Greenland Glacier Zachariae Isstrom is Rapidly Melting

New study finds that a glacier in northeast Greenland is melting fast....

Nov 12 2015, 1:37pm CST

Jakobshavn Glacier of Greenland Loses Chunk of Ice as Large as Manhattan

Jakobshavn Glacier of Greenland Loses Chunk of Ice as Large as Manhattan

The fast moving Jakobshavn Glacier of Greenland has lost a chunk of ice as large as Manhattan. This is a world record in itself...

Aug 25 2015, 3:47am CDT

Greenland Glacial Lakes Disappearance Mystery Solved

Greenland Glacial Lakes Disappearance Mystery Solved

A team of US researcher finally unlocked the bizarre phenomenon surrounding the rapidly draining lakes of Greenland....

Jun 4 2015, 3:23am CDT

Greenland Shark Saved From Death by Choking

Greenland Shark Saved From Death by Choking

A Greenland shark was saved by two men from choking to death on some moose hide in the nick of time. It was thanks to these two...

Nov 22 2013, 3:50am CST