So Greenland’s ice sheets are apparently melting at an alarming rate compared to previous centuries. Buzz60
The icy realm of Greenland is getting hot under the collar.
The melting of Greenland’s massive ice sheet has now accelerated, scientists announced Wednesday, and shows no signs of slowing down, according to a new study.
“Melting of the Greenland ice sheet has gone into overdrive,” said Luke Trusel, a glaciologist at Rowan University and lead author of the study. “Greenland melt is adding to sea level more than any time during the last three and a half centuries, if not thousands of years,” he said.
Ice loss from Greenland is the single largest contributor to global sea-level rise, which is…
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