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Greenland Goes Green : Ice Sheet Melted in Four Days.

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On July 8, 2012, NASA satellite imagery showed about 40 percent of Greenland's top ice layer intact. By July 12, only four days later, 97 percent of the ice had melted. NewsHour correspondent Margaret Warner asks NASA's Thomas Wagner for scientific explanation of the massive thaw.
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Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.
OCLC Number: 865565754
Notes: Originally produced by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
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Event notes: Original broadcast date: July 25, 2012.
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (8 min.)) : sound, color
Contents: Petermann Glacier Loses Major Chunk of Ice (2:35) --
North Atlantic Oscillation (1:32) --
Debate Over Cause of Ice Calving (1:26) --
"What are the Consequences?" (1:44).
Other Titles: Ice Sheet Melted in Four Days
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On July 8, 2012, NASA satellite imagery showed about 40 percent of Greenland's top ice layer intact. By July 12, only four days later, 97 percent of the ice had melted. NewsHour correspondent Margaret Warner asks NASA's Thomas Wagner for scientific explanation of the massive thaw.

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