Failed claim right out of the gate: Climate change altering Greenland ice sheet & accelerating sea level rise

Just read it… I have no comments that aren’t already said in the comments section.

Watts Up With That?

From the “why worry, the 99.7% of the ice is still there” department and York University comes this climate claim that has to do with a natural event in 2012, and just doesn’t hold up as being driven by “climate change”. More details on that below.

greenland-melt-rivers These are rivers of meltwater forming on the Greenland ice sheet and flowing toward the sea. CREDIT Dirk van As, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS), Copenhagen, Denmark.

From Eurekalert:

Climate change altering Greenland ice sheet & accelerating sea level rise, says York University prof

New research has found the Greenland ice sheet is rapidly losing the ability to buffer its contribution to rising sea levels

TORONTO, January 4, 2016 – The Greenland ice sheet has traditionally been pictured as a bit of a sponge for glacier meltwater, but new research has found it is rapidly losing the ability to…

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