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Bavarian Glaciers Could Disappear in 30 Years
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, climate-change, climate, glaciers, Bavaria, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, wildlife, oceans )

- 2060 days ago -
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 )

- 2334 days ago -
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 )

- 2494 days ago -
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 )

- 2518 days ago -
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 )

- 2543 days ago -
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 )

- 2544 days ago -
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 )

- 2566 days ago -
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 )

- 2729 days ago -
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 )

- 2942 days ago -
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 )

- 3126 days ago -
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 )

- 3203 days ago -
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 )

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- 3631 days ago -
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 )

- 3744 days ago -
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."
Mexico's Glaciers Doomed, Says Scientist
Environment  (tags: mexico. ClimateChange, globalwarming, glaciers )

- 3851 days ago -
GLACIERS that crown Mexico's tallest mountains and inspired Aztec legends of lost love and a snake god could disappear within a few decades, with scientists pointing to global warming as a cause of their demise. "We estimate the glaciers could last ano
Greenland's Ice Meltdown Quickens
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, glaciers )

- 3890 days ago -
The Greenland ice sheet, second only to Antarctica in the volume of water locked in its deep freeze, has been a barometer for researchers measuring the effect of the world's growing consumption of coal, oil and gas on heating up the planet.

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