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Is Greenland Getting Darker?
July 01, 2017
The Greenland ice sheet has recently experienced accelerated glacier melting, causing a global sea level rise. Along with warming Arctic temperatures, melting may be increased by a darkening snow surface – if the ice and snow on the surface is dark, it will absorb solar radiation more quickly, warmup and melt causing a massive sea-level rise that would put many of the world’s cities underwater.
5 Questions with Boulder's Analytical Spectral Devices
April 22, 2017
There is an instrument being used right now on the ice sheets of Greenland that will help determine if and when coastal flooding could eat up parts of the U.S. And it was built by a Boulder company.
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