11 Aug 2019

Glacier melt rate is six-times that of the 1980s

Chief Correspondent

Our chief correspondent Alex Thomson is in the Arctic, where he’s making a special report to be broadcast soon.

Along the way he’s sending us regular dispatches on the impact the heatwave is having on Greenland’s ice sheet, rapidly melting into the ocean.

Tonight he’s been in one of the most northernmost places in the world.