West Antarctic Ice Melt Reaches Point Of No Return

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Scientists say the ice sheet is being melted from underneath by warm ocean water, and call the continued melting "unstoppable."

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Sources:
NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Adh86ma3oxw
NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dXVWGGmNRiI
LiveScience http://www.livescience.com/45534-west-antarctica-collapse-starts.html
National Snow and Ice Data Center https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBD8hWbiFMI
The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/13/science/earth/collapse-of-parts-of-west-antarctica-ice-sheet-has-begun-scientists-say.html?gwh=8346613ECA5316245B41859AFDB46F03&gwt=pay&assetType=nyt_now&_r=0

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