NASA flights map summer melt of Greenland
Science DailyNASA flights map summer melt of Greenland ice sheetScience DailyOperation IceBridge is flying in Greenland to measure how much ice has melted over the course of the summer from the ice sheet. The flights, which began on Aug. 25 and will go on until Sept. 21, repeat paths flown this spring and aim to monitor ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 7:20 am
Life, Death and Predation on the Greenland
Life, Death and Predation on the Greenland Ice SheetGlacierHubMention the Greenland Ice Sheet, and chances are that you conjure up the image of a barren, white wilderness, dominated by ice and devoid of life. In fact, the ice sheet and its coastal outlet glaciers support thousands of small pools that teem with ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 5:01 am
Greenland to Build Towers at Lake Shore and
Urban TorontoGreenland to Build Towers at Lake Shore and SherbourneUrban TorontoThe Greenland Group has filed for site plan approval for the first three towers at its FedEx Lands site at Lake Shore Boulevard East and Lower Sherbourne Street in Toronto's growing East Bayfront area. The development at 215 Lake Shore was first ...
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 2:35 pm
Global climate scientists visit Buffalo to
Buffalo NewsGlobal climate scientists visit Buffalo to tackle Greenland meltingBuffalo NewsThe Greenland ice sheet is melting and about four dozen of the world's leading scientists came to Buffalo this week to figure out ways to stabilize it. Climatologists, geologists, glaciologists and other Greenland experts sequestered themselves on the ...Global Fingerprints of Sea Level Rise Revealed by Satellites ...Scientific Americanall 2 news articles »
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 11:45 am
Greenland is burning: Wildfires and floods
SalonGreenland is burning: Wildfires and floods surge worldwideSalonYou know rapid, dramatic changes are afoot when there are wildfires in Greenland, of all places. The European Earth Observation Programme called the fires “rare,” and admitted to Wildfire Today that it actually had “no data on previous wildland fire ...
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 5:04 pm
Greenlanders' way of life heads for
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:37 am
China's Greenland raises debt online
China's state-backed property developer Greenland Group has launched its first online debt offering in partnership with Alibaba's finance affiliate and Ping An Group's trading platform, as it seeks to expand its finance division. The country's second-largest developer said on Monday it had raised 200 million yuan ($32 million) through a principal-protected note, a wealth management product ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:34 am
Sunday marks 3 years since Greenland
Sunday marks three years since the deadly shootout in Greenland that claimed the life of Greenland Police Chief Michael Maloney.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 6:04 am
Greenland Minerals and Energy signs new MoU
(MENAFN - ProactiveInvestors)Greenland Minerals and Energy (ASX:GGG) has signed a second Memorandum of Understanding with China’s Non-Ferrous Metal Industry’s Foreign E...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 10:29 pm
New Memorandum of Understanding Signed With
Greenland Minerals and Energy Limited is pleased to advise that, following 12 months of highly constructive cooperation, a second Memorandum of Understanding was signed with China Non-Ferrous Metal Industry's ...
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 9:36 am
NASA's Summer Research on Sea Level Rise in
On Greenland's ice sheet, a vast icy landscape crisscrossed by turquoise rivers and dotted with meltwater lakes, a small cluster of orange camping tents popped up in late July. The camp, home for a week to a team of researchers, sat by a large, fast ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:09 am
The Hidden Meltdown of Greenland
In August 2014, Eric Rignot, a glaciologist working at the University of California, Irvine and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, led a team in mapping ice cliffs at the front edges of three outlet glaciers in Greenland. The researchers found cavities that ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:04 am
Rising sea levels are unavoidable, NASA
Ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica are melting faster than ever, and oceans are warming and expanding much more rapidly than they have in years past. Rising seas will have “profound impacts” around the world, said Michael Freilich, director of NASA ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:00 am
NASA: Sea Level Rise Is Going To Get Much
By 2050, that number is expected to reach $1 trillion. NASA scientists will continue to keep track of sea level rise using numerous satellites, boats, underwater drones, submarines, and a program aptly titled OMG (Oceans Melting Greenland).
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:52 am
Sea levels will rise, experts warn, and
For the last 23 years, ocean levels around the world have climbed by about 3 inches on average, and NASA scientists say the sea will continue to rise as warming temperatures cause ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica to melt. But California, and the rest ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:20 pm
Greenland 'reluctant' on new offshore
Greenland's new government said Wednesday it doesn't plan to issue any new licenses for offshore oil exploration, an announcement that was welcomed by environmentalists who oppose drilling in Arctic waters.
Posted on 27 March 2013 | 9:55 am
Mining proponents win Greenland election
Greenland is poised to get its first female prime minister after a centrist party that supports tapping the Arctic island's vast mineral wealth, including uranium, won national elections, a complete vote count showed Wednesday.
Posted on 11 March 2013 | 2:51 am
Legendary expedition ship found off
A U.S.-based oceanographic institute says it has found the wreckage of a ship that was manned by a crew of doomed Antarctic explorers more than a century ago.
Posted on 18 August 2012 | 6:21 am
NASA: Strange and sudden massive melt in
Nearly all of Greenland's massive ice sheet suddenly started melting a bit this month, a freak event that surprised scientists.
Posted on 24 July 2012 | 12:33 pm
Greenland losing ice fast, but not runaway
Greenland's glaciers are hemorrhaging ice at an increasingly faster rate but not at the breakneck pace that scientists once feared, a new study says.
Posted on 3 May 2012 | 11:01 am
Resolved Question: Question about Greenland?
Can you travel there and tour, and do they have things YouTube and Americanized cable there, or are they cut off like North Korea?
Posted on 6 January 2013 | 11:41 am
Resolved Question: Is Greenland a country?
I'm really interested in the place, not sure if i should call it a country though... I know they have a flag, they own anthem and their own language and they became independent from Denmark in 2007 but is it a country? is it a part of america ? quite confusing... right?
Posted on 12 June 2012 | 9:44 pm
Resolved Question: Were the Vikings of
Posted on 7 February 2012 | 9:49 am
Resolved Question: Is Greenland a part of
Any interesting information about Greenland would also be appreciated, I'm very interested in the country.
Posted on 17 August 2011 | 1:54 am
Resolved Question: What exactly is
Is it its own country, or a state of Denmark? When I view Greenland on a map in parenthesis it says (Denmark).
Posted on 9 July 2011 | 11:51 am