Juneau Icefield Is Disappearing Slowly

Juneau Icefield Is Disappearing Slowly

  The Juneau Icefield could sooner or later be gone, and is, in essence, almost disappearing completely. A recent scientific publication has concluded that under differing scenaria, the icefield will be reduced in size. One model predicts total elimination by the year 2200. Researchers associated with the University of Alaska – Fairbanks (UAF), Cornell University, and […]

Everest Glaciers Will Disappear by 2100 Due to Global Warming

Everest Glaciers Will Disappear by 2100 Due to Global Warming

According to a new study published in the latest issue of the journal The Cryosphere, the glaciers that make up the towering Mount Everest will disappear by 2100 as a result of global warming caused by man-made greenhouse gas emissions. A team of researchers from France, the Netherlands, and Nepal found that Everest may suffer a […]

NASA Reveals Antarctica Ice Will Disintegrate Before End of Decade [Video]

NASA Reveals Antarctica Ice Will Disintegrate Before End of Decade [Video]

A new NASA study reveals that the Antarctica Larsen B Ice Shelf is weakening fast and will likely disintegrate totally before the end of the decade. Part of the ice in that area collapsed partially in 2002, and now is quickly flowing, increasingly fragmented and developing huge cracks. Two of its glaciers are rapidly thinning […]

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