Five things you should know about Greenland’s ice sheet

Greenland is about three-times the size of Texas and almost completely covered in ice. Last week, 12 billion tonnes of ice melted and ran-off the ice sheet in one day. The National Snow and Ice Data Center estimated that between July 30 and August 3, runoff from ice melt was about 55 billion tonnes. This is 40 billion tonnes … Continue reading Five things you should know about Greenland’s ice sheet