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Peter Jansson
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How much will sea level rise if all the polar ice melts?

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Are there known ore deposits under cities?

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How long to melt all the polar ice?

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Glaciology: odd pattern of smooth and ribbed chunks of ice in Antartica

14 votes

Transfer precipitation forecast in mm to expected snowfall in cm

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Why does the Inter tropical Convergence Zone shift?

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About moving ice bergs northwards to slow down all the melting a tiny bit. ( Clearing away navigation hazards is a side effect of this.)

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Can glaciers be less than 30m thick?

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Where does the biggest land-based ice cap reside?

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How do we know that we are NOT in an "Ice Age?"

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Would it be geographically feasible to store water on land to counteract sea level rise?

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Why do those glaciers form on the lee side of the mountains?

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Is PhD the only way to study glaciers?

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Converting glacier volume to mass: what ice density to use?

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Is there a name for this type of ice crystal?

11 votes

How would an icicle "grow" upwards?

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What geophysical knowledge have we learned by the construction of IceCube?

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Can earthquakes contribute to Antarctic ice loss?

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How does geothermal heating work?

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How are minor tributaries of a river determined?

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Esker vs. Kame vs. Drumlin - what's the difference?

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How accurate is the law of superposition?

9 votes

Temperature rise when snowing

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Underground temperature record

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How has river to ocean flux changed over the last 500 million years?

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Which are the biggest methodological differences between the archaeological and geological approaches to stratigraphy?

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How are the thickness of ice sheets from previous glaciation periods determined?

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What is more important in Antarctica calving or basal melting of the ice shelves?

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Do lakes tend to have elliptical shapes more often than circular shapes?

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How do meteorologists accurately measure outdoor air temperature? There's sunlight, local trapping of air, radiant heat, precipitation