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Greenland Rises as Ice Melts

It’s Called Isostatic Rebound

Published in The EarthSphere Blog

Greenland is Rising, We Can’t Keep It Down (by WM House; ArcheanArt)

Greenland and Antarctica shed record amounts of ice during the past several years, victims of a warming planet. On a single day in the summer of 2019, Greenland lost 12.5 billion tons of ice. A 2020 study by scientists at Ohio State University (King et al.) used four decades of satellite data to trace…

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William House

William House

Exploring relationships between people and our planet — Stories and articles promoting science, art, environmental awareness, and human insights.