WHYY’s ‘The Why’: The Thwaites Glacier is melting. Here’s why the Philly region should care

The massive Thwaites Glacier in Antarctica is melting.

Scientists are racing against time to figure out how it much could contribute to sea level rise and impact cites and coastlines thousands of miles away — including the Philadelphia region.

The World’s Carolyn Beeler and StateImpact Pennsylvania reporter Susan Phillips explain on this episode of The Why.

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