There have been claims that volcanic activity and/or geothermal heat are the reason for melting ice-sheets on Antarctica.
This new myth was not easy to track down, but its origin lies in a total misinterpretation of this paper, describing research on the Thwaites Glacier….
which has been massively misreported.
All this research implies is that the Thwaites Glacier is behaving more like a warm-based glacier (as found in temperate regions) rather than a cold-based glacier (as normal for polar glaciers)
This article …..
is useful ……hat-tip to ‘chrisbrown’ who sent the link.