Tuesday, May 13, 2014

No Turning Back: West Antarctic Glaciers in Irreversible Decline

Source - NASA Science News for May 13, 2014

A new study by researchers at NASA and the University of California, Irvine, finds a rapidly melting section of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet appears to be in irreversible decline, with nothing to stop the glaciers in this area from melting into the sea.

The complete article can be found here: http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/12may_noturningback/

A companion video is posted below and can also be viewed at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2pYHMx5bN8

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