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Climate Alarmists Meltdown Over Glacier National Park (Except When They’re Growing)

A blog published earlier this month by Roger Roots, an attorney, reveals overheated desperation of a different sort than we tend to hear about in the mainstream media. Titled “Glacier National Park Quietly Removes Its ‘Gone by 2020′ Signs,” Roots’ describes…

New research shows how melting ice is affecting supplies of nutrients to the sea

(University of Bristol) The findings of a research expedition to coastal Greenland which examined, for the first time, how melting ice is affecting supplies of nutrients to the oceans has been published in the journal Progress in Oceanography.

Himalayan Glacier Loss Caused By Many Factors, Not Just Warming

Many news outlets have reported the very interesting finding detailed in Science Advances that ice loss from Himalayan glaciers has doubled in the past 40 years. Using data from modern satellites and from declassified images taken by the US Hexagon…

Climate report could be dropped from UN talks after ‘gentleman’s agreement’ made under Saudi pressure – The Independent

A major study on how to limit global warming could be dropped from formal UN climate talks in Bonn this week after a “gentlemen’s agreement” was made under pressure from Saudi Arabia.  Last December four large oil producers, Saudi Arabia,…

Antarctica: a trip to the heart of global warming – EL PAIS

The Antarctic is the only continent in the world without any countries, borders or wars. But it is here, on a windy, lonely ‘island’ twice the size of Australia where 90% of the planet’s ice survives, that scientists are wrestling…

Spy-Satellite Images Reveal How Climate Change Is Rapidly Melting the Himalayan Glaciers – The New Yorker

Over the last several years, on Mt. Everest, veteran alpine guides have reported seeing an increasing number of human skeletons and frozen corpses. One guide named Gelje Sherpa told the Times that when he first summited, in 2008, he found…

Old spy satellite images show just how fast ice is melting from the glaciers in the Himalayas – USA TODAY

CLOSE Himalayan glaciers are receding twice as fast now as they were at the end of last century. The peak at the left of this image is Mount Everest. (Photo: Josh Maurer) Picture 3 million Olympic-size swimming pools full of water. That’s…