Volcanoes underneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet

Scientists recently reported the discovery of 91 volcanoes underneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (Guardian, Link). Specifically, possible eruptions of the volcanoes could melt significant fraction of the ice sheet known to account for a few metres of sea level rise around the world if completely melted.   Category: geosciences, Tags: West Antarctic Ice Sheet, … More Volcanoes underneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet