Photo taken from an aircraft looking down at a heart-shaped glacier that is breaking off.

Measuring Greenland’s Ice Loss

Mark Altaweel

More accurate geospatial methodologies for measuring ice loss in Greenland indicate that existing approaches may not fully capture the scale of ice melt.

Map of Mongolia. Source: CIA, 1996.

Which Country is the Least Densely Populated?

Caitlin Dempsey

Found out which country is the least densely populated and which territory is the least densely populated in the world.

Map showing mass ice loss from Antarctica (2003 to 2019). Source: Smith et al., 2020.

Coastal Ice Loss is Outpacing Mainland Ice Gains on Both Antarctica and Greenland

Katarina Samurović

A recent study has confirmed that the coastal ice loss is much greater than the mainland ice gain on both Antarctica and Greenland.

A view of Greenland

The Greenland Ice Sheet Has Lost 3.8 Trillion Tons of Ice

Caitlin Dempsey

A new report analyzed 26 satellite datasets to track ice loss for the Greenland Ice Sheet.

Greenland’s Ice Arch Crumbles Earlier Than Normal

Katarina Samurović

Across the Nares Strait, between Greenland and Ellesmere Island, lies a horizontal ice arch.

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