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Decrease in Himalayan glaciers Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology and National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee have found that the number of glaciers has decreased in a span of 35 years. The findings were published in 2017 in the journal ... Deccan Herald, 3 weeks ago

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5 Pak soldiers missing after avalanche in Siachen

At least five Pakistani army personnel went missing on Saturday after an avalanche hit the Siachen Glacier.The Pakistan army has started a rescue operation in the area with the help of locals. Heavy machinery will be also used to speed up the rescue ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Large iceberg breaks free from glacier in southern Chile | Reuters

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - A large iceberg broke off the Grey glacier in southern Chile, authorities said on Tuesday, adding that the cause of the rupture was unclear. The post Large iceberg breaks free from glacier in southern Chile | Reuters appeared first on ...
 First Post.com1 month ago

Climate change could lead to volcano eruptions, says study

The study found that there was less volcanic activity in Iceland when glacier cover was more extensive and as the glaciers melted volcanic eruptions increased due to subsequent changes in surface pressure. New Delhi: Climate change caused by humans is rapidly ...
 Zee News2 months ago Climate change could increase volcano eruptions: study  Business Standard1 month ago

Carbon emissions put Pakistan's glaciers in danger

[Pakistan], November 5 (ANI): Increase in the carbon emissions and the soot from various vehicles that pass through Khunjerab Pass in the Karakoram Mountain range will lead to melting glaciers in Pakistan, experts have warned. Khunjerab Pass on the Karakoram ...
 Sify2 months ago

Melting glaciers may spell disaster

GUWAHATI, Jan 1 - Prof Nayan Sarma of the IIT Roorkee has warned that melting of the numerous upstream glaciers, accompanied by growth of unconsolidated landslide-induced dams on the Yarlung Tsangpo over time, with possible catalyst of an earthquake, can ...
 The Assam Tribune3 weeks ago

Earth's heat loss causing ice sheet to slide towards sea

Heat lost from the Earth's interior is causing glaciers to slide from Greenland's ice sheet towards the sea, a study has found. Researchers from the Aarhus University in Denmark and the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources showed for the first time that ...
 DNA13 hours ago Earth's heat loss pushing Greenland's ice sheet towards sea  Prokerala15 hours ago Greenland Ice sheet could be losing mass, says study  Business Standard2 months ago

Teen labourer crushed under cement block

Raju Ahmed Ali was working late at night at Sanskruti Glacier building off New Link Road when a balcony slab collapsed to the ground floor, smashing his head, says Police
 DNA1 week ago

Heat source under Antarctica responsible for melting ice sheet: NASA

The stability of an ice sheet is closely related to how much water lubricates it from below, allowing glaciers to slide more easily. 
 Zee News2 months ago East Antarctic Ice Sheet not as stable as thought  Business Standard1 month ago Heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet: NASA  Business Standard2 months ago

Greenland's ice at more risk than thought

Up to four times more coastal glaciers in Greenland are at risk of accelerated melting than previously thought, say scientists who have mapped the region's coastal seafloor and bedrock beneath its massive ice sheet.Researchers from NASA and the University of ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Greenland's ice more at risk than previously believed  Business Standard2 months ago
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