New study suggests West Antarctica Ice Sheet could collapse even under stringent climate mitigation scenarios, potentially raising see levels up to 10 meters over next centuries. Study used genomics (genetic mixing) of sea creatures to understand melting and reforming of the ice sheet in the past.

New study suggests West Antarctica Ice Sheet could collapse even under stringent climate mitigation scenarios, potentially raising see levels up to 10 meters over next centuries. Study used genomics (genetic mixing) of sea creatures to understand melting and reforming of the ice sheet in the past.