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Antarctica's Glaciers Are Collapsing - Are We Ready To Pay Attention?
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, glaciers, collapsing )

Cher Away
- 54 days ago - greenpeace.org
Antarctica's Glaciers are Collapsing - Are We Ready To Pay Attention?
Greenland's Ice Sheets Disappearing Faster Than Predicted.
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, dirty energy, fossil fuels, emissions, carbon dioxide, environment, pollution, wild fires, soot, Greenland, glaciers, thawing, Jason Box )

Brian
- 345 days ago - rollingstone.com
One more sign that the climate change catastrophe is not some future event; it's already here and taking us into uncharted territory.
Bavarian Glaciers Could Disappear in 30 Years
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, climate-change, climate, glaciers, Bavaria, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, wildlife, oceans )

Cal
- 736 days ago - spiegel.de
Temperatures in the region are rising at an above-average rate, which will likely melt most of the glaciers there within the next 20 to 30 years, Bavaria's environment minister has warned.
Climatequake: Will Climate Change/Global Warming Rock Our Planet???
Environment  (tags: environment, earth, climate, climate-change, global-warming, world, weather, science, tech, scientists, technology, discovery, warning, alert, news, ecosystems, earthquake, volcano, tsunami, interesting, geology, sea-level-rise, glaciers, ice-melt )

PinkMindy
- 1010 days ago - newscientist.com
New evidence suggests the Earth's crust will heave and bend as glaciers continue to melt around the world, which in turn could unleash massive earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis crashing upon our land-mass living terrain. -- Must register and validate.
Massive Greenland Iceberg Drifts Towards N.L.
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, glaciers, Canada )

Cher Away
- 1170 days ago - cbc.ca
A massive iceberg, originally about 250 square kilometres, that broke off a Greenland glacier last August is near northern Labrador, according to the Canadian Coast Guard.
Novel Technique Reveals How Glaciers Sculpted Their Valleys
Environment  (tags: Glaciers, environment, science )

Anna
- 1195 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The beautiful and distinctive U-shaped glacial valleys typical of alpine areas from Alaska to New Zealand have fascinated and frustrated geologists for centuries.
Polar Ice Loss: Picking Up the Pace
Environment  (tags: Polar Ice, Earth, environment, Antarctica, melting, glaciers )

Anna
- 1220 days ago - news.discovery.com
Earth's polar ice sheets -- Greenland and Antarctica -- are melting at a quickening pace, overtaking mountain glaciers and ice caps as sources of sea-level rise much sooner than cryosphere scientists expected.
Melting Ice Sheets Now Largest Contributor to Sea Level Rise
Environment  (tags: Melting Ice Sheets, Sea Level, Earth, glaciers )

Nancy
- 1221 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets are losing mass at an accelerating pace, according to a new NASA-funded satellite study. The findings of the study -- the longest to date of changes in polar ice sheet mass
Mexico Glaciers 'Will Melt By 2015'
Environment  (tags: climate-change, glaciers, Mexico, world, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, climatechange, water, protection, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 1242 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Scientists worry that the glaciers on Mexico's Iztaccihuatl volcano may melt away by 2015 as a result of climate change.
Scientist Watches Glacier Melt Beneath His Feet : NPR
Environment  (tags: climate change, science, glaciers, global warming, Glacial Retreat )

Mary
- 1405 days ago - npr.org
Earlier this summer, a group of scientists spent two weeks in Indonesia atop a glacier called Puncak Jaya, one of the few remaining tropical glaciers in the world. They were taking samples of ice cores to study the impacts of climate change on the glacier
Black Carbon a Significant Factor in Melting of Himalayan Glaciers
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, glaciers, greenhousegases, CO2emissions, climate, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 1619 days ago - newscenter.lbl.gov
The fact that glaciers in the Himalayan mountains are thinning is not disputed. However, few researchers have attempted to rigorously examine and quantify the causes.
Earth Picture Galleries
Environment  (tags: environment, glaciers, globalwarming, habitat, protection, nature )

Cher Away
- 1802 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The blue lagoon: how global warming is affecting a glacier in Iceland
As Alaska Glaciers Melt, It's Land That's Rising
Environment  (tags: Alaska, ocean, glaciers, globalwarming, climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, conservation, salmon, forest, tectonics )

Tom
- 1879 days ago - nytimes.com
Global warming conjures images of rising seas that threaten coastal areas. But in Juneau, as almost nowhere else in the world, climate change is having the opposite effect: As the glaciers here melt, the land is rising, causing the sea to retreat.
U.N.: Glaciers Shrinking at Record Rate
Environment  (tags: glaciers, climate, climate-change, conservation, environment, destruction, nature, research, science, globalwarming )

John (Aqu
- 2308 days ago - cnn.com
ZURICH, Switzerland (AP) -- Glaciers are shrinking at record rates and many could disappear within decades, the U.N. Environment Program said Sunday. Scientists measuring the health of almost 30 glaciers around the world found that ice loss reached record
Report: Climate Change a Growing Threat in Tibet
Environment  (tags: climate, ClimateChange, china, ecosystems, environment, habitat destruction, tibet, tibetan plateau, weather, natural disasters, globalwarming, glaciers )

Vanessa
- 2420 days ago - phayul.com
Climate change is causing more weather-related disasters than ever in the Himalayan region of Tibet, where the temperature is rising faster than in China Proper. "The tolls are more severe and losses are bigger."
 

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