The Most Endangered Glaciers

Schell, Orville
June 2010
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);6/7/2010 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 155 Issue 23, p4
The article discusses the environmental impact of global warming on the Himalayas and its glaciers. According to the author, global warming has produced two major threats to the Himalayan glaciers which include the rapid acceleration of temperatures in high-altitude zones and the production of soot. Also discussed is crucial process of glacial melt to Asian rivers, such as the continuance of water flow to prevent disruption of flow.


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