Glacier Melting

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Landslide in Alaska could lead to ‘mega-tsunami’ within a year, warn scientists
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Landslide in Alaska could lead to ‘mega-tsunami’ within a year, warn scientists

To comment upon the impact the tsunami might leave, experts cited examples of landslide-induced tsunamis in the past in Alaska and Greenland.

After high temperatures recorded in Antarctica, NASA images show continent's brown barren land
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After high temperatures recorded in Antarctica, NASA images show continent's brown barren land

The readings that were taken by the base still needs to be verified by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and that is supposed to take months.

Two thirds of Himalayan glaciers will have melted by the end of the century: Report
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Two thirds of Himalayan glaciers will have melted by the end of the century: Report

As the glaciers shrink, hundreds of risky glacial lakes can burst & unleash floods, the report says.

More glaciers in East Antarctica melting from warmer winds, ocean waters: NASA
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More glaciers in East Antarctica melting from warmer winds, ocean waters: NASA

The ice loss in the East is more recent, smaller compared to those of glaciers in West Antarctica.