Modeling the Future of the Greenland Ice Sheet

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Scientists at the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute used data from NASA’s Operation IceBridge to develop a more accurate model of how the Greenland Ice Sheet might respond to climate change in the future, finding that it could generate more sea level rise than previously thought.

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Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/Scientific Visualization Studio
Katie Jepson (USRA): Lead Producer
Jessica Merzdorf (Telophase): Writer
Cindy Starr (GST): Lead Visualizer
Patrick Lynch (NASA/GSFC): Producer
Andy Aschwanden (NASA/ARC): Scientist
Jefferson Beck (USRA): Videographer
Katie Jepson (USRA): Narrator
Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET): Technical Support
LK Ward (USRA): Producer

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