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Iceland commemorates first glacier lost to climate change
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Iceland commemorates first glacier lost to climate change

Iceland on Sunday honors the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some…
Receding Chilean glacier a sign of accelerating climate change
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Receding Chilean glacier a sign of accelerating climate change

In the space of just two weeks, two large icebergs broke off the Grey Glacier in Chilean Patagonia — a…
Massive iceberg has broken off in Antarctica
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Massive iceberg has broken off in Antarctica

The event, captured by satellite, happened sometime in the past few days when the giant chunk snapped off an ice…
Blankets cover Swiss glacier in vain effort to halt icemelt
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Blankets cover Swiss glacier in vain effort to halt icemelt

From afar, the Rhone glacier looks pristine, but on closer inspection the surface is covered with white blankets to slow…
Iceland debuts world’s largest man-made ice cave
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Iceland debuts world’s largest man-made ice cave

Several years ago, a team of Icelandic entrepreneurs dreamed of tourists not just exploring the surface of Iceland's glaciers, but…
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