Dec 16, 2014

Denmark claims North Pole via Greenland ridge link

Scientific data show Greenland’s continental shelf is connected to a ridge beneath the Arctic Ocean, giving Danes a claim to the North Pole and any potential energy resources beneath it, Denmark’s foreign minister said. Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard said Denmark will deliver a claim ...

Dec 23, 2013

Greenland ice found to hold vast 'aquifer'

A vast store of water equivalent in area to Ireland lies beneath Greenland’s ice sheet, and it may provide answers to one of the big riddles of climate change, scientists reported Sunday. In 2011, U.S. scientists crossed the southern Greenland ice sheet on an ...