Alex Robel in Antarctica

Alex Robel in Antarctica

Alex Robel, lead researcher on the new study, seen here on a 2013 trip to Antarctica. The trip was not tied to any particular research study. Credit: Alex Robel / Georgia Tech

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Research, Environment, Physics and Physical Sciences
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Glacier, Thwaites Glacier, Antarctica, Antarctic Research, melting ice caps, Antarctic ice sheet, sea level, sea level rise, rapid sea level rise, glacier sliding, glacier instability, Global Warming, climate change, NASA, NASA satellite-based Earth imaging data, tipping point, ocean warming, Greenland, Greenland glacier, climate forcings, uncertainty, NSF, Iceberg, iceberg calving, flooding, flood, flood barriers, Tidal flooding, Storm Surge, storm surge barriers, coastal engineering, Coastal Flooding, land-supported ice, ice behavior, Ice Shelf, Marine Ice Sheet Instability, West Antarctica, West Antarctic Ice Sheet
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  • Created On: Jul 8, 2019 - 2:43pm
  • Last Updated: Jul 8, 2019 - 2:43pm