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2015.03.09 | Department of Geoscience, Staff, Public / media

The ice sheet of the past tells about the future

A team of Danish researchers has succeeded in very precisely quantifying how the ice in Greenland reacted to a warm period 8,000–5,000 years ago, when the temperature in Greenland was 2–4 degrees warmer than it is today. The results have just been published in the renowned scientific journal Geology, and are very interesting because we are fast…