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#Thwaites Glacier

# thwaites-glacier - This year 2022

Scientists begin mission to explore Antarctica’s ‘doomsday’ glacier
# Thwaites Glacier
# Thwaites Glacier

Scientists begin mission to explore Antarctica’s ‘doomsday’ glacier

Jan 6th 2022, 10:56 AM 28,687 Views 32 Comments

Thwaites is putting about 45 billion tonnes of ice into the water a year.

# thwaites-glacier - Last year 2021

World's widest glacier retreating rapidly and facing threat of collapse, research warns
# Thwaites Glacier
# Thwaites Glacier

World's widest glacier retreating rapidly and facing threat of collapse, research warns

Dec 15th 2021, 3:24 PM 29,005 Views 34 Comments

A collapse would cause global sea levels to rise and put millions of people at risk of extreme flooding.