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‘Disastrous Year' for North Cascades Glaciers Heralds Global Decline

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Record heat in 2015 is melting glaciers at an eye-popping pace.
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

Record Heat and Loss of Glaciers Mark the Global Climate in 2013

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It was business as usual for many climate indicators. Image…
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

In the Himalayas, Drones Map Melting Glaciers

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Researchers use new technology to gather data in rugged terrain. Video…

David Breashears

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In 2007, from 5,600 meters atop the north side of Mount Everest,…
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

The Stream, July 19: Pricing, Pollution and a Warming Planet

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Regulatory measures The Clean Water Act has largely fallen short…
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

The Stream, May 23: Glacial Floods, Robot Fish, and Missing School for Water

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Chile A glacial lake in Chile's Patagonia region drained for…
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

The Stream, February 3: Fixing U.S. Water Infrastructure

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It will take $US 1 trillion over the next 25 years to fix the…

Deforestation May Lead to Kilimanjaro Glacial Melt, Study

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New study finds link between disappearing trees and receding ice atop Africa's tallest mountains.

Glacier Water Threatens to Flood French Alps Valley

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French officials have begun pumping millions of gallons of water as part of a multi-million dollar emergency operation.

70 Percent of Himalayan Glaciers Gone by Next Century, Studies Say

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Photographic and scientific evidence shows that the melting third pole is still devastating the region
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

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"For the first time in history, we see more people living in the cities than in rural areas... and they are forming larger and larger homeless populations within those cities."