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#Glacier

# glacier - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Indian rescuers begin drilling debris-filled tunnel in bid to reach dozens of people trapped inside
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# Glacier

Indian rescuers begin drilling debris-filled tunnel in bid to reach dozens of people trapped inside

Feb 11th 2021, 9:52 AM 9,013 Views 0 Comments

The cause of the disaster is thought to have been a chunk of glacier breaking off.

# glacier - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Nine dead and dozens missing after broken glacier floods Indian power plants
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# Indian Floods

Nine dead and dozens missing after broken glacier floods Indian power plants

Feb 7th 2021, 4:29 PM 23,963 Views 1 Comment

Over 140 people are missing after flooding damaged two powerplant projects.

# glacier - Friday 15 March, 2019

Receding Chilean glacier a 'sign of accelerating climate change'
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# Climate Change

Receding Chilean glacier a 'sign of accelerating climate change'

Mar 15th 2019, 10:10 PM 17,220 Views 68 Comments

The 270 square kilometer glacier receded by 500 meters , more than half the amount lost over the previous decade.

# glacier - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Iceberg as big as Galway on the brink of breaking away into ocean
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# Antarctica

Iceberg as big as Galway on the brink of breaking away into ocean

Jun 1st 2017, 10:01 AM 20,349 Views 50 Comments

If the Larsen C Antarctic ice shelf splits, it will produce one of the biggest icebergs ever seen.

# glacier - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier... on crutches
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# Fighting Fit

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier... on crutches

Mar 3rd 2016, 6:10 AM 19,787 Views 20 Comments

Nikki Bradley is a woman with a level of determination that might make an average person feel very small indeed.

# glacier - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Ever wondered what would happen if you combined hurling with mountaineering?
# Pucing Hell
# Pucing Hell

Ever wondered what would happen if you combined hurling with mountaineering?

Sep 2nd 2015, 10:08 PM 4,670 Views 2 Comments

Nope, us neither but it looks pretty cool.

# glacier - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today...
# Christmas Dinner
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# Christmas Dinner

Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today...

Dec 25th 2014, 2:45 PM 48,807 Views 35 Comments

Jugged hare, anyone?

# glacier - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Pensioner rescued after days trapped in glacier crevasse
# Austria
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# Austria

Pensioner rescued after days trapped in glacier crevasse

Aug 14th 2012, 2:34 PM 2,660 Views 6 Comments

Austrian police say the German man, 70, is incredibly lucky to have survived with only minor injuries.

# glacier - Monday 23 July, 2012

VIDEO: ‘That day was almost our last’ – narrow escape from ‘iceberg tsunami’
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From The Daily Edge
# Aargh

VIDEO: ‘That day was almost our last’ – narrow escape from ‘iceberg tsunami’

Jul 23rd 2012, 9:30 PM 12,022 Views 24 Comments

Like the guy says: “Wow.”

# glacier - Monday 5 March, 2012

WATCH: Glacial ice dam breaks into Argentinian lake
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

WATCH: Glacial ice dam breaks into Argentinian lake

Mar 5th 2012, 10:58 AM 6,260 Views 8 Comments

The Perito Moreno Glacier periodically builds up a natural ice dam over the river, before rupturing spectacularly.

# glacier - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Researchers release images detailing glacier's rapid retreat in Chile
# Climate Change
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# Climate Change

Researchers release images detailing glacier's rapid retreat in Chile

Dec 7th 2011, 10:08 PM 5,301 Views 33 Comments

The Jorge Montt Glacier is shrinking faster than any other in Chile, with its snout retreating more than a half mile between February 2010 and January 2011.

# glacier - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

Report: Arctic ice is melting more quickly than previously thought
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# Climate

Report: Arctic ice is melting more quickly than previously thought

May 3rd 2011, 3:01 PM 998 Views 0 Comments

Melting Arctic glaciers and ice caps now expected to contribute to raising global sea levels to 63 inches by 2100.

# glacier - Monday 4 April, 2011

Glaciers melting faster now than at any point in past 350 years
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# Glacial Melt

Glaciers melting faster now than at any point in past 350 years

Apr 4th 2011, 1:47 PM 910 Views 0 Comments

New study tracks changes over entire period from the “Little Ice Age” of 1650.

# glacier - Saturday 7 August, 2010

Huge chunk of ice breaks off Greenland glacier
# Environment
From The Daily Edge
# Environment

Huge chunk of ice breaks off Greenland glacier

Aug 7th 2010, 1:16 PM 267 Views 0 Comments

Largest ‘ice island’ in almost 50 years was predicted last year.

# glacier - Friday 30 July, 2010

French homes threatened by glacier
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# France

French homes threatened by glacier

Jul 30th 2010, 7:22 AM 69 Views 0 Comments

Trapped water posing a serious threat to Alpine residences.