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Last year, between August and September, it was sending planes over Greenland to track seasonal changes in the elevation of the ice sheet. Great Big Story was tracking them and have made a short documentary about the experience, showing the intensity of the work that goes into studying the climate.
In 2018, hunters in Greenland and Nunavut will see an increase in the number of polar bears they can legally harvest on each side of Baffin Bay. Greenland's fishing and hunting department has announced its approval of a new polar bear quota system, with some increases, which came into effect Jan.
The Greenland ice sheet, like other ice sheets, is a system in motion, with the melted water playing a key role in how portions of the ice end up sliding off the land and into the ocean. This contributes to sea level rise, a global concern that scientists say is occurring at a more rapid rate than in the past.
Arctic algae are one life form for whom climate change is great news. They thrive in warmer temperatures, and are flourishing beyond old boundaries as more of the icy far north becomes climatically hospitable. But as algae grows over ice, it reduces how much light the ice can reflect. Like wearing black ...

Algae growth as a result of climate change is making the Greenland ice sheet, a primary contributor to sea-level rise, melt faster, according to a new study. Algae grows naturally on the ice sheet, but it thrives under a warmer climate. It makes the Greenland ice sheet, which is the second-largest ice sheet on ...
scientists have produced a stunning visualisation of Greenland - without its ice cover. It is made from decades of survey data that show the position and shape of the territory's bedrock, and the surrounding seafloor. This is critical information needed to understand how the huge island might respond to a ...
The immenseness of Greenland relative to its colonial overlord Denmark would puzzle the uninformed viewer about how this arrangement came to be. However, it is well-known that despite being 50 times the size of Denmark, Greenland is very sparsely populated and far less powerful. However, it is not a ...
Incredible pictures show sailors swimming among ICEBERGS off coast of Greenland - and you can do it too. This adventure holiday firm takes keen travellers on a trip to see the Arctic's stunning frozen islands only accessible by boat. But it comes with a chilly catch for holidaymakers. By Dan Elsom.
Nunavut, N.W.T. and Greenland team up on European politicians to promote Inuit seal skin products ... On Wednesday in Brussels, Belgium, representatives from Greenland presented the European Parliament with the idea of a QR barcode to help consumers identify legal seal skin products. Northern ...
And this comes on the heels of new research from NASA's aptly-named oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) mission, which finds that the enormous ice sheet is far more unstable than we realized. That's bad news because the Greenland ice sheet contains enough land-locked ice to raise sea levels by over ...
Greenland (CNN) Travel to our planet's ground zero for climate change: Greenland. Explore the sublime landscapes of the Arctic and learn from scientists who are ringing alarm bells about ice melt.
This is one of thousands of giant sinkholes, or moulins, in Greenland where water is draining through the ice sheet into the ocean. Meltwater from Greenland is the largest current contributor to global sea level rise -- double that of Antarctica -- making the island ground zero for scientists studying climate ...
Greenland -- Weeks Public Library leaders have design plans for a proposed $3.5 million expansion and renovation project ready to present to the public. A forum is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4 at Central school. Built in 1897 at 1,260 square feet, the library was a donation from Caroline Avery ...
What to make of the Greens NSW preselection result which delivered a 60-40 win for Mehreen Faruqi against Lee Rhiannon? To close ...
Those looking for proof the market is hot for development prospects need look no further than junior Greenland minerals and Energy (ASX: ...

Greenland sharks are among nature's least elegant inventions. Lumpish, with stunted pectoral fins that they use for ponderously slow ...
Greenland minerals and Energy is set to raise $10.25 million through a share placement with the funds to be spent on technical optimisation ...
Animal Battle Round 2: Gloomy Greenland shark vs. eccentric sex echidna. One's blinded by a parasite in its eye and lives for more than 400 ...
Inuit from Canada and Greenland hope to convince at least four governments to let them manage and travel freely over an international stretch ...
Inuit from Canada and Greenland hope to convince at least four governments to let them manage and travel freely over an international stretch of Arctic Ocean that's one of the most productive environments in the North. "We have to educate governments as to what's up there," said Okalik Eegeesiak, ...
Greenland USA and its Dallas-based partner Trammell Crow had been selected for joint negotiations for developing the 15.6 acre (6.3 hectare) ...
Stella Polaris Ulloriarsuaq had its world premiere at the 2017 LA Film Festival. In addition to stunning cinematography of Greenland, the ...
Royal Greenland Strengthens Export Success in Chinese market SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Fishfirst] translated by Amy Zhong - November 21, ...
A new NASA tool links changes in sea level in 293 global port cities to specific regions of melting land ice, such as southern Greenland and the ...
Significantly more ice in Greenland's glaciers may be exposed to warming ocean waters than previously thought, new research suggests.
Researchers examine precursors of a recent tsunami in Greenland. Scar of the Greenland landslide that triggered a 100-meter-tall tsunami in a ...
Kristian Davidsen, Chief Executive Officer, TELE-POST, said: "We are committed to providing Greenland's residents and businesses with the ...
Greenland Holding, the Chinese mainland property major, has inked 100 billion yuan (US$12.8 billion) worth of public private partnership ...
NASA's five-year oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) mission was launched in 2015 with the express purpose of studying exactly how fast warm ...
Greenland Premier Kim Kielsen issued a warm welcome to Chinese tourists to enjoy a brand new experience of the island's unique natural and ...
Los Angeles: Up to four times more coastal glaciers in Greenland are at risk of accelerated melting than previously thought, say scientists ...
Nestled between the Arctic and Atlantic oceans is Greenland, a slab of ice and rock that has caused more controversy than one might expect ...
My first sighting of Greenland is a dark distant row of coastal mountains wedged between a grey sea and an expanse of cloud-strewn sky.
Qeqertarsuaq, Greenland (CNN) -- Approaching Disko Island by boat feels like heading toward Skull Island in search of the great ape, King ...
Author Jared Diamond believes Viking settlers in Greenland came up against similar issues of deforestation and soil erosion, and has written ...
Eqi, Greenland (CNN) -- All before us is ice. Stretching out for miles there's nothing but a vast barrier of white. A frozen sea, more than 30 ...
The observed increase in freshwater content will affect the conditions in all Greenland fjords and may ultimately affect the global ocean currents ...
Greenland, the world's largest island and home to its second largest ice sheet, is a land of ragged cliffs, breathtaking fjords and unimaginable ...
It seems that river deltas on the coast of Greenland are actually growing bigger at a time when many deltas elsewhere around the world--and ...
Earlier this summer, Greenland caught fire. If it seems strange that a country 80 percent covered by ice could catch fire, that's because it is ...
This means that, though the icy country is pretty far away from New York, the water from Greenland will affect New York more than other, closer, ...
Greenland - For nearly 30 years the women of the Greenland Women's Club have been making Thanksgiving a little sweeter for Seacoast ...
As A. Torres et al. explain in their Perspective "A looming tragedy of the sand commons" (8 September, p. 970), sand scarcity is an emerging ...
Each year, Greenland's glaciers gain ice from snow and freezing rain and lose ice through melting. Taken together, these elements give the ...
Greenland is icy, mysterious, and one of the most naturally beautiful places on the planet. The world's biggest non-continental island is so much ...
B. Location of Jameson Land (A) in central East Greenland. C. Photograph of the "Track Mountain" locality showing the approx- imate location ...
Earlier this summer, Greenland caught fire. If it seems strange that a country 80 percent covered by ice could catch fire, that's because it is ...
police were called to Greenland public school, at The Donway East and Greenland Rd., around 10:39 a.m., where the teen was found on a ...


 

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