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West Antarctic Ice Sheet Is Collapsing | Science/AAAS | News

West Antarctic Ice Sheet Is Collapsing | Science/AAAS | News.

“Two research teams report that the Thwaites Glacier, a keystone holding the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet together, is starting to collapse. In the long run, they predict that the entire ice sheet is doomed, which would release enough meltwater to raise sea levels by  3 – 4 meters.”

Science magazine…west antarctic ice sheet