Shreyas PowarAsked on 26 June, 2019
Who conducted this study?
The study was conducted by scientists from the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute in the United States.
Aarav NairAsked on 26 June, 2019
How was the study conducted?
The study used new data conducted on the landscape under the ice. Three climate scenarios were created, depending on national and political responses to climate emergencies, glacier flow rate, summer-winter ice melt ratio, and ocean heating. Researchers ran 500 simulations for each scenario.
Vishal MalikAsked on 26 June, 2019
How much ice is there in Greenland?
Currently, Greenland's ice sheet spans 6,60,000 square miles, covering 81% of its surface.
Arjun SaxenaAsked on 26 June, 2019
Is there a way to prevent Greenland's ice sheet from disappearing?
Scientists say that reducing greenhouse gas emissions could help prevent this bleak prediction from becoming a reality