NASA's IceBridge mission braves the Arctic
March 20, 2013, 11:40 a.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
In continued efforts to track changes in glacial and sea ice, NASA's IceBridge plane has begun collecting data in Greenland.
Rising sea levels could erase best beach resorts
January 21, 2013, 10:25 a.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
Most resorts combat ongoing sea level rise by adding more sand to make up for the erosion, but it's not a permanent solution.
Antarctica glacier's retreat 'unprecedented'
January 15, 2013, 3:50 p.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
Pine Island Glacier holds back part of the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet, whose thinning ice is contributing to sea level rise.
Sea levels could rise more than 3 feet by 2100, according to new study
January 7, 2013, 10:46 a.m. by John Platt
Scientists say the consequences of sea-level rise could be 'horrible.'
Global Green hands out awards, announces three-part Sandy rebuilding scheme
December 4, 2012, 9 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With a focus on solar, schools and citizen entrepreneurs, Global Green USA formally announces its plan to help devastated-by-Sandy communities in New York and New Jersey rebuild.
Sea level rise accelerating on East Coast
November 8, 2012, 3:03 p.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
Sea levels are rising 3-4 times faster than the global average, due to sinking land and a warming ocean.
Greenland's ice sheet melt breaks 30-year record
August 15, 2012, 12:05 p.m. by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
Most of the ice that melted refroze before it ran off into the ocean, resulting in a 'relatively small' amount of water produced by the melting.
6 ways humans can adapt to climate change
August 8, 2012, 5:12 p.m. by Jeremy Hsu, InnovationNewsDaily
From floating houses to skyscraper farms, here are a few ways that cities can cope with the challenges for global warming.
Greenland's glaciers are on the move
May 3, 2012, 3:11 p.m. by Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience
Scientists will adjust the rates of sea level rise since glaciers are not moving as quickly as earlier studies suggested.
Greenland's ice slips away as 'superglacial' lakes drain to the sea
April 16, 2012, 4:18 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The effects of these lakes is unclear, and could range from putting ice on a Slip 'N Slide toward the sea or could actually slow sea-level rise.
Greenland ice sheet may melt more quickly than predicted
March 11, 2012, 4:32 p.m. by Wynne Parry, LiveScience
The Greenland ice sheet matters because the ice it contains would substantially raise seas levels if it melted.