Summer melt-driven streams on Greenland's ice sheet brought into focus

Erosion by melt-driven streams during summers on Greenland’s ice sheet during shapes landscapes similarly to, but much faster than, rivers do on land, says a University of Oregon geologist. The methods used to study the ice sheet should help scientists better understand melt rates and improve projections about glacial response to climate change. …read more

Source: EurekAlert

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