Study Links Natural Climate Oscillations in North Atlantic to Greenland Ice Sheet Melt

http://www.whoi.edu/news-release/climate-oscillation-greenland-ice-sheet

Scientists have known for years that warming global climate is melting the Greenland Ice Sheet, the second largest ice sheet in the world. A new study from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), however, shows that the rate of melting might be temporarily increased or decreased by two existing climate patterns: the North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO), and the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation (AMO).


Original Title: Study Links Natural Climate Oscillations in North Atlantic to Greenland Ice Sheet Melt
Full Text of the Original Article: http://www.whoi.edu/news-release/climate-oscillation-greenland-ice-sheet