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Lakes on Greenland Ice Sheet can drain huge amounts of water, even in winter

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Using satellite data to ‘see in the dark’, researchers have shown for the first time that lakes on the Greenland Ice Sheet drain during winter, a finding with implications for the speed at which the world’s second-largest ice sheet flows to the ocean.

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