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Amazon Rainforest Fires May Increase Glacier Melting: Study

Researchers have found that burning of the rainforest in southwestern Amazonia (the Brazilian, Peruvian and Bolivian Amazon) may increase the melting of tropical glaciers...

Small Section of Melting Italian Glacier Picks Up Speed

An expert monitoring a fast-moving glacier on the Italian side of the Mont Blanc massif says a small section has picked up speed and...

Hundreds of Mourners Gather to Commemorate Loss of yet another European Glacier

Hundreds of mourners gathered Sunday to commemorate the loss of yet another European glacier. Dressed in mourning clothes, they hiked for hours in the Glarus...

Mourners Gather in Iceland to Commemorate the Loss of the Glacier Okjokull

Mourners will gather in Iceland on Sunday to commemorate the loss of the glacier Okjokull, which was officially declared dead in 2014 at the...

Himalayan Glacier Melting at Double Speed Since 2000, Spy Satellites Show

Himalayan glaciers across India, China, Nepal and Bhutan have been losing the equivalent of more than a vertical foot and half of ice each...

Chile’s Southern Patagonia Ice Field Split in Two, Continue to Fracture Amid Climate Change

Chile's 12,000 square kilometer (4,633 square mile) Southern Patagonia Ice Field split in two and is likely to continue to fracture amid climate change,...

Fastest Shrinking Greenland Glacier Growing Again: NASA

A major Greenland glacier that was one of the fastest shrinking ice and snow masses on Earth is growing again, a new NASA study...

Rapid Decay Indicated By Giant Cavity In Antarctic Glaciers

Scientists from NASA have discovered a gigantic cavity, almost 300 metres tall, growing at the bottom of the Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica, indicating...

No agenda should drive any decision regarding Siachen

By Shiv Kunal Verma Thirty-two years after Indian troops secured key passes on the north-south running Saltoro Range to deny Pakistan access to the Siachen...

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