“Many glaciers, like the Jacobshavn Isbrae glacier, have been retreating since the Industrial era. The concern is that soon, their loss may be locked in regardless of future reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.”
The surface mass balance has been above average every day this summer and for four out of the last six years.
The Vikings preferred Greenland green during the MWP when they were able to survive, as the subsequent cold wiped them out.
The 1990 IPCC report.
The post LIA glacial loss occurred all over the world.
The Grinnell Glacier is still there and has grown over the past thirty years.
The North Pole is having its coldest summer on record.
Last winter was the coldest on record in Antarctica.
The author is a car enthusiast who writes from the comfort of fossil fuel powered controlled indoor climate in Australia.