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Australian Uranium Mining in Greenland Is Tearing the Country in Half
Environment  (tags: exploitation, mining interest, mining interests, Greenland, protection, habitat, environment, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, nature, pollution, humans, government, politics, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 136 days ago - theecologist.org
Last October Greenland repealed a law that banned uranium mining. Now mysterious Australian mining companies are staking out the country for exploitation
'Stable' NE Greenland Ice Sheet Is Melting Away
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, climate-change, glacial metl, Greenland, world, protection, weather, ecosystems, environment, destruction, water, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 195 days ago - theecologist.org
A new study has found that the NE section of the Greenland ice sheet - thought to be stable due to the extreme cold - has been losing ice since 2006 with increasing speed
Greenland's Ice Sheets Disappearing Faster Than Predicted.
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, dirty energy, fossil fuels, emissions, carbon dioxide, environment, pollution, wild fires, soot, Greenland, glaciers, thawing, Jason Box )

Brian
- 425 days ago - rollingstone.com
One more sign that the climate change catastrophe is not some future event; it's already here and taking us into uncharted territory.
Huge Greenland Iceberg Starts to Go to Pieces
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, Greenland, iceberg, humans, nasa, news, oceans, science, water )

Dan
- 741 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Off the coast of Greenland, an enormous iceberg is beginning to fragment into giant chunks that could become a major hazard for ships negotiating the the Nares Strait. Logged by Sunstroke author David Kagan in Doomwatch Legacy.
Epic Alaska Storm: Why The Extreme Weather? - ABC News Video   video
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, global-warming, greenland, glacier, destruction, science, tech, world, climate, ecosystems, nature, oceans, weather, sea-level-rise, news )

PinkMindy
- 1052 days ago - youtube.com
"Epic" Alaskan storm joins a multiple of extreme weather events, raising questions and fears about the increasing number of unusual climate trends worldwide!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Greenland's Leaders: Cancel Cairn's Arctic Oil Drilling Program
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, energy, destruction, oil drilling, Carins Energy, Greenland, Greenpeace, environment, conservation, ecosystems, oceans, politics, water, nature, wildlife, humans, government, green, habitat )

Cal
- 1075 days ago - e-activist.com
Right now, Cairn Energy is drilling for oil in Arctic waters. Yet Cairn's own spill response plan shows that an Arctic oil spill would be catastrophic and near impossible to clean up. Ask Greenland's Prime Minister, Kuupik Kleist, to protect the Arctic an
Second Giant Ice Island Set To Break Off Greenland Glacier
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, global-warming, greenland, glacier, destruction, science, tech, world, climate, ecosystems, nature, oceans, weather, sea-level-rise, news )

PinkMindy
- 1123 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
New photographs reveal the astonishing rate of breakup over a vast glacier in northern Greenland, with one scientist saying he was rendered "speechless".
New Melt Record for Greenland Ice Sheet
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, Greenland )

Cher
- 1347 days ago - wwf.panda.org
New research shows that 2010 set new records for the melting of the Greenland Ice Sheet, expected to be a major contributor to projected sea level rises in coming decades.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Non-Subsistence Whaling in Greenland! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: greenland, worldwide attention, stop whaling, crimes, marine mammals )

Simone
- 1472 days ago - animals.change.org
Greenland Given Go Ahead to Hunt Humpback Whales At this year's June meeting of the 88-member nation International Whaling Commission (IWC), Greenland's indigenous people were given the right to hunt 27 humpback whales over a three-year period
Greenland Rising Rapidly as Ice Melts
Environment  (tags: Greenland, melting ice, rising.oceans, quakes, ecosystems, environment )

Little
- 1594 days ago - livescience.com
The ice is melting so fast in Greenland that the giant island is rising noticeably as the weight is lifted. In some spots, the land is rising 1 inch per year.
Lasers From Space Show Ice Sheets Thinning -- Greenland and Antarctica
Environment  (tags: environment, thinning ice sheets, Antartica, Greenland, habitat, nature, protection, climate-change )

Cher
- 1829 days ago - ecoworldly.com
This week in the journal Nature scientists give the most comprehensive view of thinning ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica to date.
The Sermilik Fjord in Greenland: A Chilling View of a Warming World
Environment  (tags: environment, Sermilik, fjord, Greenland, melting, glacier, icebergs, catastrophic, climatechange, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, pollution, ecosystems, CO2emissions, humans, nature, habitat, science, oceans, government, endangered, animals, wildlife )

Tom
- 1847 days ago - guardian.co.uk
The melting has been recorded since 1979; scientists put the annual net loss of ice and water from the ice sheet at 300-400 gigatonnes (equivalent to a billion elephants being dropped in the ocean), which could hasten a catastrophic sea level rise.
Melting Greenland Ice Could Raise Ocean Seven Meters
Environment  (tags: global warming, Greenland, ice melts, oceans )

Tricia
- 2706 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The world's oceans could rise by up to seven meters if Greenland's ice cap entirely melts because of global warming, climate scientists said Tuesday.
   

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