Earth  ID: 20020

Ice Albedo-Close Up

This is a conceptual animation showing how melting ice on land and at sea, can affect the surrounding ocean water, changing both the chemistry and relative sea level.

Animation Credits

Susan Twardy (HTSI): Lead Animator
Claire Parkinson (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Michael Starobin (HTSI): Writer
Sarah DeWitt (NASA/GSFC): Writer
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

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Goddard TV Tape:
G2000-016

Keywords:
SVS >> Albedo
SVS >> Byrne
SVS >> Gonnelli
SVS >> Ice
SVS >> Reflectivity
SVS >> Sea Ice
GCMD >> Earth Science
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0