Geophysics could slow Antarctic ice retreat

Montreal, Canada (SPX) Nov 17, 2015

The anticipated melting of the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet could be slowed by two big factors that are largely overlooked in current computer models, according to a new study.

The findings, published online in Nature Communications, suggest that the impact on global sea levels from the retreating ice sheet could be less drastic – or at least more gradual – than recent computer simulat —> Read More