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Satellite Study of Asian Mountains Show That Glaciers Are Gaining New Ice, Not Melting

Wednesday, 11 July 2012

‘Huge glaciers in the area between Pakistan and China are puzzling scientists – and disproving the doom-laden predictions of some climate experts. The glaciers in the Karakoram Range between northern Pakistan and western China have actually grown, rather than shrinking.

Unlike most mountain glaciers, the Karakoram glaciers, which account for 3 percent of the total ice-covered area in the world, excluding Greenland and Antarctica, are not shrinking.’

Read more: Satellite Study of Asian Mountains Show That Glaciers Are Gaining New Ice, Not Melting

http://www.davidicke.com/headlines

 

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