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Friday, 23 November 2018 01:00

Huge meteor crater discovered in Greenland

Geologists have discovered a massive crater beneath the ice sheet of Greenland.

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A new study shows that landslides, on slopes where ice retreats, can trigger massive tsunamis.

Wednesday, 18 July 2018 01:00

Glacier breaking captured in Greenland

A four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in Greenland was captured by a team of scientists on June 22 2018.

Scientists believe that an interference in polar glaciers melting is critical in order to slow the sea-level rise.

A very large landslide or the shallow M4.0 earthquake registered by the Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS), 28 km north of the village of Nuugaatsiaq, in the western coast of Greenland, are the two possible causes of the tsunami waves that swept away more than 11 houses and killed four people on June 18, 2017.