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# Thwaites Glacier

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# Thwaites Glacier
Scientists begin mission to explore Antarctica’s ‘doomsday’ glacier
Thwaites is putting about 45 billion tonnes of ice into the water a year.
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# Thwaites Glacier
World's widest glacier retreating rapidly and facing threat of collapse, research warns
A collapse would cause global sea levels to rise and put millions of people at risk of extreme flooding.