Climate & Environment
2020-05-01T10:49:50+00:00

New inland ice buildup in Greenland and Antarctia, but massive ice losses along coastline

NASA's ICESat-2's satellite observation data shows the change of Greenland's and Antarctica's ice sheets between 2003 and 2019. The data reveals that the ice in both eastern Antarctica and central Greenland thickened slightly but showed a drastic thinning along the coastline and a severe thinning on Greenland's glaciers.

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