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“glacier”

Apr 24, 2014 01:59 PM ET // Tim Wall
NASA is monitoring a chunk of sea ice 10 times the size of Manhattan, which broke off from Antarctica. Continue reading →
Oct 25, 2013 04:08 AM ET // Douglas Main, LiveScience Staff Writer
Plenty of studies have shown that the Arctic is warming and that the ice caps are melting, but how does it compare to the past, and how serious is it?
Nov 17, 2010 08:05 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Measuring how fast the Greenland ice sheet is losing mass is logistically and financially challenging.
Apr 5, 2011 08:42 AM ET // John D. Cox
Greenland glaciers aren't just melting; they are falling apart, driven by warming ocean currents as well as warming air.
Feb 7, 2012 02:55 PM ET // Tim Wall
Deforestation is not seen as a cause for snow loss on Kilimanjaro.
Apr 26, 2011 09:20 AM ET // Tim Wall
Mesh fences are harnessing water from fog to provide a lifeline to small impoverished communities.
Jul 25, 2012 05:23 AM ET // Tim Wall
July's record-breaking scorcher hit Greenland hard this month, melting 97 percent of the surface ice cover to some degree in just a few days.
Dec 5, 2011 01:01 PM ET // Tim Wall
A team in Peru is fighting glacier loss by painting the Andes Mountains white.
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