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Heatwave causes massive melt of Greenland ice sheet

The Greenland Ice Sheet is the second largest mass of freshwater ice on the planet, second only to Antarctica. Greenland's ice sheet has experienced a "massive melting event" during a heatwave that has seen temperatures more than 10 degrees above seasonal norms, according to Danish researchers. Since Wednesday the ice…
bubmag
July 31, 2021
Greenland

Greenland scraps all future oil exploration on climate concerns…

Greenland dropped all plans for future oil exploration on environmental grounds, saying the price of extraction was “too high.” The island’s socialist-led government, in office since April, has made climate concerns central to its legislative program. While the decision to scrap planned exploration is a win for environmental groups, it…
bubmag
July 17, 2021
Greenland

Astronomers lay high-energy particle traps in Greenland’s ice

SummaryHigh on Greenland's ice sheet, particle astrophysicists are this week drilling boreholes in a search for the cosmic accelerators responsible for the universe's most energetic particles. By placing hundreds of radio antennas on and below the surface, they hope to trap elusive particles known as neutrinos at higher energies than…
bubmag
July 15, 2021
Greenland

Seven Network will broadcast the all-electric off-road Extreme E races

Australian media company, the Seven Network, has today confirmed it will broadcast innovative electric race series, Extreme E, on its free-to-air network and market-leading BVOD platform, 7plus.    Seven, which is part of Seven West Media, will air Extreme E’s one-hour highlights programmes throughout its capital cities including Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane,…
bubmag
July 14, 2021
Greenland

“Greenland” Sequel Sets Massive $75M Deal

STX has beaten out various bidders, including multiple streaming services, for worldwide rights to the Gerard Butler-led action sequel “Greenland: Migration”. Euro producer-seller Anton took the project to the virtual market at Cannes where significant interest was generated. STX, which distributed the original movie, had a matching option and met…
bubmag
July 6, 2021