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3 Aug 2019

Greenland loses 10 billion tons of ice as heatwave takes its toll

noWell there’s no more pressing issue for climate activists to mobilise around than this: Greenland has lost billions of tons of ice to the oceans in just one day, scientists say – as the ice sheet melts rapidly in the heatwave which caused record breaking temperatures across Europe last month. And wildfires across the Arctic are also burning on a scale never seen before. Harry Smith has this.