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2014-10-01 23:05:41

As part of the Covers & Others series, SJ's new cover video shows the effects of climate change to some of the world's last equatorial glaciers.

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2010-05-04 06:40:38

According to Uganda’s Wildlife Authority (UWA), a split has occurred in an ice cap on Uganda’s highest peak as a result of global warming.

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2006-12-17 11:10:00

Rivers of ice at the Equator — foretold in the 2nd century, found in the 19th — are now melting away in this new century, returning to the realm of lore and fading photographs.

2006-05-15 15:20:13

Mountain glaciers in equatorial Africa are on their way to disappearing within two decades, a team of British researchers reports.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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