daily-news-prescription-4-june-2020

GS2: Polity      

GS2: International Relations    

GS3: Economy        

GS3: Environment     

  • Major Impact on climate due to extension of Amery Ice Shelf (AIS), NCPOR study reveals(PIB) The floating sheets of ice called the ice shelves play a multi-faceted role in maintaining the stability of a glacier. Ice shelves connect a glacier to the landmass. The ice sheet mass balance, sea stratification, and bottom water formation are important parameters for the balancing of a glacier. Latent and sensible heat processes do play important roles here.