The Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region

Images from the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region--including Bhutan, Nepal, China, Tibet and India

Glacial Melt Could Cause Tidal Wave in Pakistan

A tidal wave, reaching up to 60 meters high, is expected to race through the Hunza valley of the Himalayas.

Melting Glaciers Cause Potential Flooding Problems

Emerald lakes are beautiful, but rapidly melting glaciers can cause them to inundate villages downstream.