Shrinking Greenland Glacier Smashes Speed Record

Jakobshavn Isbrae glacier broke its own speed record again, quadrupling its summer run to the sea between the 1990s and 2012.

Published On 02/03/2014
3:32 PM EST
Jakobshavn Isbræ is believed to be the glacier that produced the large iceberg that sank the Titanic in 1912. | Ian Joughin, PSC/APL/UW