Greenland Study Seeks to Bolster Prediction
Arizona Public MediaGreenland Study Seeks to Bolster Prediction of Sea-Level RiseArizona Public MediaGreenland ice climate change hero An aerial photo of the southern tip of Greenland's ice sheet, surrounded by glacier-carved fjords. UA scientist Jack Reeves Eyre says the island's ice melt could significantly raise sea levels in the next 50 years ...and more »
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 11:18 am
Greenland's Ocean Bloom Likely Fueled By
Greenland's Ocean Bloom Likely Fueled By IronLos Alamos Daily PostSatellite photo of glacial meltwater runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet. A new study finds iron particles washed off Greenland's rocks and soil and ferried into the sea by the meltwater are driving a recently-discovered summer algal bloom. Courtesy/NASA.This week from AGU: Greenland's summer ocean bloom likely fueled by ironEurekAlert (press release)all 2 news articles »
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 9:55 am
Why Is Greenland's Ice Sheet Covered in
GizmodoWhy Is Greenland's Ice Sheet Covered in Industrial Waste-Chowing Bacteria?GizmodoThe Greenland ice sheet is vast, majestic, pristine....and peppered with bacteria that seem equipped to survive in industrial waste, according to a new study. Which really makes you question the whole the pristine bit, now, doesn't it? In fact ...
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 7:20 am
Greenland's ice sheet is full of toxins
Popular ScienceGreenland's ice sheet is full of toxins waiting to break free—and ...Popular ScienceAs the Greenland ice sheet melts due to climate change, a new study in journal Environmental Letters suggests, pollution trapped inside could ooze back into ...and more »
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 7:35 am
Greenland police: Juveniles caught after
Greenland police: Juveniles caught after school alarm soundsSeacoastonline.comGREENLAND — Several juveniles are under investigation for “an incident of trespass” at the Central School Monday night, when three police agencies were involved in a search for the minors, said Greenland Police Lt. Dawn Sawyer. Police were dispatched ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 7:35 am
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