Climate change: Warmth shatters section of Greenland ice shelf

A big chunk of ice breaks away from the Arctic's largest remaining ice shelf - 79N, or Nioghalvfjerdsfjorden.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
Sept. 14, 2020 ~5 min

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Climate change: 'Unprecedented' ice loss as Greenland breaks record

In a record breaking 2019, Greenland lost enough ice to cover the UK with over 2m of melt water.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Aug. 20, 2020 ~5 min

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Nasa space lasers track melting of Earth's ice sheets

US space agency satellites follow the melting trends in Antarctica and Greenland over 16 years.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
April 30, 2020 ~5 min

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Climate change: Blue skies pushed Greenland 'into the red'

Cloud-free skies played a key role in one of the worst years for Greenland's ice sheet.

By Matt McGrath • bbcnews
April 15, 2020 ~6 min

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Grace gravity mission captures Greenland ice loss

The US-German Grace satellites saw Greenland shed 600 billion tonnes of ice by the end of summer last year.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
March 18, 2020 ~4 min

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Greenland and Antarctica ice loss accelerating

The Earth's great ice sheets are losing mass six times faster today than they were in the 1990s.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
March 12, 2020 ~5 min

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