Crisis in the Andes: 1,600 years of ice melts in just 25 years

Glaciers continue to melt, according to the latest study.

Crisis in the Andes: 1,600 years of ice melts in just 25 years

Science Recorder | Rick Docksai | Saturday, April 06, 2013

It's a stunning development in the world of climate change. Masses of ice that took South America’s Andes mountain range 1,600 years to form have reportedly melted in full in the last 25 years, another consequence of warming temperatures worldwide, according to a study published April 4 in the journal Science... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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