Newly discovered seabed channels beneath the Thwaites Glacier may be pathways for warm ocean water to melt the ice’s undersides and contribute to sea level rise.
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The research, from students working with the Center for Climate and Life, also identifies ways to potentially limit arsenic contamination in rice.
The massive ice sheet is now locked into a certain amount of decline. But reducing emissions remains critical to preventing catastrophic loss of the entire ice sheet.
Understanding how clouds respond to climate change will be essential for predicting how much hotter the planet could get.
A new study says that many of the ice shelves ringing Antarctica could be vulnerable to quick destruction if rising temperatures drive melt water into the numerous fractures that currently penetrate their surfaces.
Focusing on ice loss, glacier hazards, and water variability due to climate change, a new study highlights challenges for communities in Peru’s mountain cryosphere systems.
The training programs connected teachers with renowned scientists and other educators eager to inspire a new generation of environmental stewards.
The trackers will help to hold officials accountable for meeting important climate deadlines.
We’ve managed to avoid the topic for decades, but the force of public opinion is finally ending the era of American national climate nondecision-making.