May 13, 2014

ScienceCasts: No Turning Back – West Antarctic Glaciers In Irreversible Decline

[ Read the Article: New Study Declares That The Loss Of West Antarctic Glaciers Is ‘Inevitable’ ]

A new study led by NASA researchers shows that half-a-dozen key glaciers in the West Antarctic Ice Sheet are in irreversible decline. The melting of these sprawling icy giants will affect global sea levels in the centuries ahead.

Credit: NASA

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