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Mar 3, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Discovery News
Go inside Mendenhall Glacier near Juneau, Alaska -- a-12-mile-long sheet of ice.
Feb 5, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The rise and fall of sea level during the past million years matches up with valleys and ridges on the seafloor, suggesting a link, two new studies find.
Feb 3, 2015 01:30 PM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
As the melt of Iceland's glacier speeds up, the land beneath them is also rising faster and faster.
Jan 29, 2015 04:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The birth of an iceberg comes with its own characteristic sound, according to new research.
Jan 27, 2015 10:25 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A mysterious crater discovered in East Antarctica last month likely formed beneath a leaky meltwater lake.
Jan 24, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Melting glaciers pose another threat beyond sea level rise. They will dump massive amounts of organic carbon into the world's oceans, altering ecosystems.
Jan 14, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Greenland didn't always have glaciers, reports a new study that pins the region's ice-cold features on plate tectonics and a shift in the Earth's tilt.
Dec 24, 2014 11:05 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
It's not only glaciers that are sending water rushing into the sea; surface sea ice is contributing more and more meltwater.
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