Scientists Caution That Changes In Greenland's Jakobshavn Glacier Are Temporary

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Published on March 27, 2019 - Duration: 00:39s

Scientists Caution That Changes In Greenland's Jakobshavn Glacier Are Temporary

CNN reports that Greenland's largest glacier, Jakobshavn, is gaining ice.

The increase in ice accumulation was discovered by NASA researchers.

Scientists studying the critical glacier attribute the gain to localized ocean cooling..While this finding is surprising and temporarily good news for the glacier, Ala Khazendar, lead scientists on the study cautions; "This is a reprieve, not a resurrection".


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