Science Stunner: Greenland Ice Melt Up Nearly Five-Fold Since Mid-1990s, Antartica's Ice Loss Up 50% In Past Decade

From ThinkProgress Fri Nov 30 2012, 12:25:55

Based on the new study in Science, this chart shows changes in global sea level due to ice sheet melting since 1992. The background image shows thickening (blue) and thinning (red) of Antarctica's ice sheets over the same period. Credit: ESA/NASA/Planetary Visions via NBC. A major new international study reconciles "an ensemble of satellite altimetry, interferometry, [...]

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