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from Paris Geneva on to London this week we've seen record temperatures across Europe the hot weather has come with plenty of warnings from doctors on Friday came another one from the United Nations it said the whole set is heading towards Greenland's and could cause record melting at the world's second largest our seats in July alone it lost a hundred and sixty billion tons of ice through surface melting that's roughly the equivalent of sixty four million Olympic size swimming pools , the Greenland ice sheet covers eighty percent of the island if all of it melted it would raise sea levels by seven meters , the rapid melting scene this year is causing grave concern and sought to say well some I've enjoyed this week's hot weather we'll also responsible for the serious side effects such intense and widespread heat waves carried the signature of man made climate change normally when you get to temperature record broken it's by a fraction of a degree what we saw yesterday was records being broken by two three four degrees it was absolutely incredible , the message is clear extreme weather is here to stay the consequences are likely to be much great to still