News tagged with global sea level

Image: Zachariae glacier

This image taken over part of northeast Greenland's coast combines three images from Sentinel-1A's radar on 15 February, 10 March and 3 April 2016.

dateMay 06, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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How stable is the West Antarctic Ice Sheet?

A future warming of the Southern Ocean caused by rising greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere may severely disrupt the stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The result would be a rise in the global sea level ...

dateFeb 09, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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