As Greenland ice sheets melt at unprecedented rates, scientists urge civil disobedience

Greenland’s ice sheet is witnessing extensive melting, a phenomenon which does not usually take place in the month of September

Greenland Ice sheets
Greenland’s ice sheet melting 7 times faster than in 1990s

The sea level rises are likely to reach 67 centimeters by 2100, which is about 7 centimeter more than the previous prediction of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Trump’s whim of ‘buying’ Greenland draws widespread criticism

Real estate interests, instigated by the possibilities of mining, along with the strategic intent of averting Chinese domination in the Arctic region, has prompted the US to pay greater attention to Greenland