A Glacier in Antarctica Has Retreated With Amazing Tempo, Threatening Cave in

A Glacier in Antarctica Has Retreated With Amazing Tempo, Threatening Cave in

CARLY CASSELLA 27 MARCH 2020 The ice sheet that sits atop Earth’s deepest land canyon stands on shaky ground.A detailed mapping of Denman Glacier in East Antarctica – the most scrupulous to date – has revealed a precarious foundation, the shape of which could leave the heart of this glacier incredibly vulnerable to climate change.…

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Antarctic glacier retreats almost 3 miles, might maybe well well foreshadow mammoth sea level upward push

The topography under Denman Glacier in East Antarctica could lead to greater climate-driven destruction. NASA Researchers have found that the Denman Glacier in East Antarctica has retreated nearly three miles in the last 22 years, signaling a potential rise in sea levels if climate change trends continue. Sea levels worldwide would rise almost five feet…

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