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Discover the Magic of Greenland – Igloo Lodge

Added: 12.02.2019 18:25 | 1 views | 0 comments


It's winter and not many travelers consider the Arctic as a top destination. But you would be surprised. Discover the

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NASA finds possible second impact crater under Greenland ice

Added: 12.02.2019 17:24 | 6 views | 0 comments

A NASA glaciologist has discovered a possible second impact crater buried under more than a mile of ice in northwest Greenland.

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Arctic sea ice loss in the past linked to abrupt climate events

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A new study on ice cores shows that reductions in sea ice in the Arctic in the period between 30-100,000 years ago led to major climate events. During this period, Greenland temperatures rose by as much as 16 degrees Celsius.

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Another immense crater may have been found deep under Greenland's ice sheet

Added: 12.02.2019 17:22 | 9 views | 0 comments

A bowl-shaped feature about 23 miles across lies buried under more than a mile of ice.

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Ice volume calculated anew

Added: 12.02.2019 14:26 | 12 views | 0 comments

Researchers have provided a new estimate for the glacier ice volume all around the world, excluding the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets. Their conclusion: previous calculations overestimated the volume of the glaciers in High Mountain Asia.

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Scientists Find Possible Second Subglacial Impact Crater in Northwest Greenland

Added: 12.02.2019 12:16 | 22 views | 0 comments

Following the discovery of the 19.2-mile (31 km) wide Hiawatha impact crater beneath the northwest margin of the Greenland Ice Sheet, Dr. Joe MacGregor of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and colleagues explored satellite and aerogeophysical data in search of additional such craters and found a possible second impact crater that is 22.7 miles (36.5 [...]

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As ice melts, Greenland could become big sand exporter: study

Added: 11.02.2019 17:48 | 1 views | 0 comments

Greenland could start to export sand in a rare positive spinoff from global warming that is melting the island's vast ice sheet and washing large amounts of sediment into the sea, scientists said on Monday.

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Sand from glacial melt could be Greenland's economic salvation

Added: 11.02.2019 16:42 | 19 views | 0 comments

As climate change melts Greenland's glaciers and deposits more river sediment on its shores, an international group of researchers has identified one unforeseen economic opportunity for the Arctic nation: exporting excess sand and gravel abroad, where raw materials for infrastructure are in high demand.

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