Tagged: Antarctica


Denmark prepares for the floods

Global warming and rising sea levels are expected to hit Denmark hard. The small country has 7,000 kilometres of coastline and most of its major cities – including the capital Copenhagen – are located...


Record decline of polar ice sheets

Greenland’s and Antarctica’s ice sheets are declining at an unprecedented rate, researchers have found using new satellite technology. In total, the ice sheets are losing around 500 cubic kilometres of ice per year. This...