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Jun 26, 2014 01:30 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
The Greenland ice sheet collapsed 400,000 years ago causing worldwide sea levels to rise between 13 and 20 feet.
May 20, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Rachel Sussman spent a decade traveling to remote locations around the world to photograph continuously living organisms that are 2,000 years old and older.
Apr 28, 2014 06:45 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Greenland's two record-shattering surface melts, though more than a century apart, were both triggered by U.S. heat waves.
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.
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