Category: Environment

via Study: ‘glaciers don’t need periods of warming to trigger retreat’ — Watts Up With That?

A new model yields insights into glaciers’ retreats and advances, shows cyclic nature of tidewater glaciers From the UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA FAIRBANKS via Eurekalert A University of Alaska Fairbanks study looking at the physics of tidewater glaciers has yielded new insights into what drives their retreat-and-advance cycles and the role that climate plays in these […]

via Study: ‘glaciers don’t need periods of warming to trigger retreat’ — Watts Up With That?