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The health of Antarctic ice shelves

Nature Climate Changevolume 8pages1516 (2018) | Download Citation

The thinning of floating ice shelves around Antarctica enhances upstream ice flow, contributing to sea-level rise. Ice-shelf thinning is now shown to influence glacial movement over much larger distances than previously thought.

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