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“Glaciers”

Feb 3, 2014 03:32 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Jakobshavn Isbrae glacier broke its own speed record again, quadrupling its summer run to the sea between the 1990s and 2012.
Jan 16, 2014 02:29 PM ET // Tim Wall
Geologists recently discovered massive canyons and valleys hidden beneath the glaciers of West Antarctica. Continue reading →
Dec 9, 2013 07:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
Natural disasters, war and other human activities left geographic scars seen from space.
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?
Sep 3, 2013 08:27 AM ET // Tim Wall
Soot in the smoke billowing from Industrial Age coal-burning factories seems to have sullied the glaciers, causing them to melt, although average temperatures in Europe were dropping. Continue reading →
May 29, 2013 08:37 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
On the 60th anniversary of the first ascent of Everest, a spectacular new website highlights the mountain's retreating glaciers. Continue reading →
Feb 9, 2011 01:42 PM ET // John D. Cox
Dec 6, 2012 02:27 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
This year the Arctic has undergone some of its most astounding changes.
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