Friday, June 30, 2017

Greenland Might Actually Be Green One Day, Resource Companies Salivating

Clear summer skies are making Greenland's ice sheet melt even faster

The icy island is having a meltdown. Greenland's ice sheet under the sparse cloud cover. University of Bristol Greenland may be on the way to living up to its name—and that's not a good thing. For 18 million years, the vast expanses of Earth’s largest island (no, Australia doesn’t count) have been covered by the aptly-named…