Greenland Ice Getting Darker, Melting Faster Due to Pigmented Algae, Researchers Say

In this Aug. 16, 2019 file photo, icebergs float away as the sun rises near Kulusuk, GreenlandInternationalIndiaAfricaIn theory, the entire ice sheet of Greenland, the world’s largest island, contains enough water to raise sea levels by more than seven meters.A thin layer of blooming pigmented algae that darkens the surface of Greenland’s glaciers and ice […]