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Energy/Environment Reservoir found under Greenland's snow. What it means for shrinking glaciers.

The water in the huge reservoir remains liquid year-round, and researchers say it could help them estimate how Greenland's rapidly melting ice sheet will respond to global warming.

By / December 23, 2013

John McConnico/AP

Scientists have discovered a vast reservoir of fresh water captured in layers of old snow buried near the surface of Greenland's vast ice sheet.