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May 11, 2014
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Erstes weltweites Gletscherinventar erstellt

Was bisher nur für wenige Gebiete galt, ist jetzt für alle Gletscherregionen der Erde bekannt: „Endlich wissen wir, wie viele Gletscher es auf der Erde gibt, wo sie sich befinden, wie groß sie sind und wie viel Eis in ihnen … Continue reading

May 29, 2013
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World’s melting glaciers making large contribution to sea rise

While 99 percent of Earth’s land ice is locked up in the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets, the remaining ice in the world’s glaciers contributed just as much to sea rise as the two ice sheets combined from 2003 to … Continue reading

July 19, 2010
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Whether Glaciers Float May Affect Sea-Level Rise

WASHINGTON — Glaciers that detach from the seafloor and begin floating create larger icebergs than glaciers that stay on the sea floor, researchers have found. Floating glaciers also produce icebergs more erratically.   These new observations may help researchers better … Continue reading