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Extreme rain over Svalbard is caused by less sea ice

Extreme rain over Svalbard is caused by less sea ice

Three highly unusual events in the course of the last 10 years made climate scientists ask why extreme rain seems to become more frequent...

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NASA’s Oceans Melting Greenland – Mission Complete

NASA's Oceans Melting Greenland – Mission Complete

NASA’s Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) mission recently concluded a six-year field campaign in Greenland to measure how much the ocean is contributing to global sea-level rise by melting Greenland’s glaciers from below. Rising sea levels caused by climate change are one of the biggest threats society faces in the next few decades.

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