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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
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.