Greenland is one of the most fascinating islands in the world.

The country, which is actually ruled by Denmark, is massive, but less than 56,000 people call it home.

Most of Greenland is covered by permafrost and thick layers of ice, but as RealLifeLore explains in the video below, there are an abundant of natural resources resting just beneath the surface.

As the Earth’s climate warms, Greenland could become an epicenter for international trade, mining, and controversy.

Watch the full video below:

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