Alaska’s Coastal Permafrost Is More Vulnerable Than We Thought

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Scientists have long assumed that a thick, solid mass of permafrost underpins all of Alaska like the sturdy foundation of a house, stretching from the tundra to the and below the seafloor. But in a new study published in Science Advances, scientists found that beneath the seafloor on the northeastern coast of Alaska,…

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Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/alaska-s-coastal-permafrost-is-more-vulnerable-than-we-1845494158
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