The “140” EcoAlert: Himalayan Glaciers Missing Atomic Layer

Glacier-adventures-04-g In 2008, Lonie Thompson, the renowned glaciologist discivered something very disturbing missing from ice cores from a huge Tibetan glacier: The radioactive particles from the atomic tests of the 60's were missing -melted away by temperatures rising a tenth of a degree Fahrenheit annually, or a degree a decade for the first time in ten millennia.


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