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Description:

This animation shows the ice concentration in Greenland. The ice has decreased significantly (~50 cm-year) along the coast and increased slightly in the center (+2 cm-year). Researchers view this as yet another serious warning sign of the threat of global warming.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

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Keywords:

Space sciences,NSDL,GCMD--Location--Greenland,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Ice,Earth science,Space Science,Physical sciences,Airborne Topographic Mapper,Social Sciences,Graduate/Professional,Laser Altimeter,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Astronomy,Cryology,Higher Education,Physical geography,Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061002144326170T,Chemistry,Physics,Topography,Geography,Technology,Geoscience,NSDL_SetSpec_456144

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English

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