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South West Greenland Ocean Temperature
Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Initially, meltwater was assumed to be the prime cause of glacier acceleration, making its way to the ground beneath ice sheets, lubricating it and causing the glaciers to flow more quickly to the sea.