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Wednesday Apr 16 | Our World 2.0

Greenland's Icecap Loses Stability

A region of the Greenland ice sheet that had been thought to be stable is undergoing what glaciologists call "dynamic thinning".

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

KE7B Members To Leave For Ice-capped Greenland Tomorrow

Eight members of the 7 Continents Exploration Club will leave for Iceland tomorrow for a ski expedition across Greenland, Denmark, starting April 25, covering a distance of 550 km.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Truthdig

Greenland's Icecap is Becoming Unstable

Greenland - the largest terrestrial mass of ice in the northern hemisphere - may be melting a little faster than anyone had guessed.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Nunatsiaq News

TAISSUMANI: Taissumani, April 11

Gustav Holm was a Danish naval captain who made his name as an explorer of Greenland.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

CFR.org

Beijing's Arctic Play: Just the Tip of the Iceberg

A whale dives into sea off the coast of Greenland's capital Nuuk on October 17, 2012.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Maniitsoq Drilling/Field Services Contracts Awarded

Work will begin in mid-April. VMS Ventures owns approximately 23.9% of NAN. "North American Nickel Inc. is pleased to announce that drill and camp contracts have been awarded for 2014 exploration at its 100% owned Maniitsoq nickel-copper-cobalt-PGM project in Southwest Greenland.

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Kansas City InfoZine

KU's CReSIS Tests UAS for Measuring Changes in Polar Ice Sheets

Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would have been prohibitively expensive or difficult to carry out with manned aircraft.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

TG Daily

Remotely operated aircraft successfully tested as tool for measuring changes in polar ice sheets

Scientists studying the behavior of the world's ice sheets--and the future implications of ice sheet behavior for global sea-level rise--may soon have a new airborne tool that will allow radar measurements that previously would have been prohibitively expensive or difficult to carry out with manned aircraft.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Annual Report 2013

The Board of Directors of NunaMInerals A/S has today considered and approved the Annual Report for the year 2013 During 2013 the Company has invested 15 mDKK in exploration mainly focusing on gold in the Nanortalik Gold Province in South Greenland Besides that minor fieldwork has been carried out on the Qeqertaasaq license in the history of the ... (more)

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

KXXV-TV Waco

UN chief on Greenland climate change visit

A magnitude-5.1 earthquake was widely felt in the Los Angeles area and surrounding counties Friday evening, but authorities said there were no immediate reports of significant damages or injuries.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

United Nations

Secretary-General wraps up visit to Greenland with tour of Ilulissat Icefjord

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon tours the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ilulissat Icefjord in Greenland.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

UN chief on Greenland climate change visit

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, the voice of fiery al-Qaida propaganda videotapes after the Sept.

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National Public Radio

UN Chief In Greenland Climate Change Visit

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has traveled to Greenland to get an up-close look at the consequences of global warming.

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Star-Telegram.com

UN chief in Greenland climate change visit

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has traveled to Greenland to get an up-close look at the consequences of global warming.

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SFGate

UN chief in Greenland climate change visit

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, center, and Greenland's Environment Minister Kim Kielsen, right, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 in Ilulissat in Greenland.

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