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Sea Level Rise: NASA satellites help reveal glaciers' role

Antarctica seen from space

In a news release from 16 May 2013, NASA points out how two of its Earth Observation satellites - ICESat and GRACE - helped pinpoint the role of glaciers in global sea level rise: "A new study of g

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Fri, 17/05/2013 - 11:54
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Satellites See Unprecedented Ice Melt in Greenland

For several days this month, Greenland's surface ice cover melted over a larger area than at any time in more than 30 years of satellite observations.

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Fri, 27/07/2012 - 09:24
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ESA's ice mission delivers first data

ESA's CryoSat-2 has delivered its first data just hours after ground controllers switched on the satellite's sophisticated radar instrument for the first time.

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Tue, 20/04/2010 - 11:04
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