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Feb 3, 2014 03:32 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Jakobshavn Isbrae glacier broke its own speed record again, quadrupling its summer run to the sea between the 1990s and 2012.
Dec 22, 2013 01:00 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The discovery of an aquifer the size of Ireland is likely to cause major changes in understanding Greenland's role in rising sea levels.
Aug 30, 2013 05:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The age of discovery isn't over yet. A colossal canyon, the longest on Earth, has just been found under Greenland's ice sheet.
Apr 5, 2011 08:42 AM ET // John D. Cox
Greenland glaciers aren't just melting; they are falling apart, driven by warming ocean currents as well as warming air.
Aug 3, 2012 09:22 AM ET // Tim Wall
Environmental groups worry that Greenland's tiny population of Europeans and Inuits may end up on the losing side of that raw material diplomacy.
Jun 1, 2011 07:16 AM ET // John D. Cox
Lake sediments in western Greenland confirm that abrupt climate change brought cold conditions to the region just before the collapse of the Norse settlements in the Middle Ages.
Jul 25, 2012 05:23 AM ET // Tim Wall
July's record-breaking scorcher hit Greenland hard this month, melting 97 percent of the surface ice cover to some degree in just a few days.
Mar 9, 2011 03:10 PM ET // John D. Cox
Greenland and Antarctica are losing ice more rapidly every year and out pacing melt from glaciers.
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