Scientists believe 1/3 of glaciers in the Himalayas - upon which billions depend for water - are doomed, even if emissions are cut dramatically. Smithsonian.com
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Greenland ice sheet melt 'off the charts' compared with past four centuries
An aerial shot of mountains in Greenland. 2006. Photo by Túrelio.
Surface melting across Greenland's mile-thick ice sheet began increasing in the mid-19th century and then ramped up dramatically during the 20th and early 21st centuries, showing no signs of abating, according to… More here.