It’s Melting! Greenland Pulls a ‘Wicked Witch of The North’

by Rachel Gertz

After that nasty polar ice melt last week, this little Greenlandian stream became a river with an appetite.

We’re fine. We’re probably totally fine. So what if Greenland melted in four days? It could have been a solar flare; or god did it. Or maybe it was a natural carbon cycle? Maybe the Koch brothers are making money in the glacier caves and heat is a byproduct?

“I think it is clear that entire ice sheet melt events are now increasing in frequency as a result of anthropogenic [manmade] climate change, rather than natural variability in solar insolation. —William Colgan, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado

But if Neil Degrasse Tyson says it, then it must be true…


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