Goodbye Glaciers, eh

https://www.iflscience.com/environment/before-and-after-shots-show-rapid-breakdown-of-icelands-first-dead-glacier/

Before And After Shots Show Rapid Breakdown Of Iceland’s First “Dead” Glacier | IFLScienceSatellite imagery taken by the US Geological Survey’s Landsat satellites and tweeted by NASA on Monday shows just how drastically things have changed overwww.iflscience.com

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/aug/14/glaciers-iceland-country-loss-plaque-climate-crisisThe glaciers of Iceland seemed eternal. Now a country mourns their loss | Andri Snær Magnason | Opinion | The GuardianA plaque will mark the spot where the country’s first glacier was lost to the climate crisis, says Icelandic author Andri Snær Magnasonwww.theguardian.com

https://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2019/08/16/dead-icelandic-glacier-lost-to-climate-change

Researchers Memorialize First Major Icelandic Glacier Lost To Climate Change | Here & NowResearchers are installing a memorial plaque to recognize the “dead” glacier as a message to future generations.www.wbur.org

Iceland Mourns Loss of a Glacier by Posting a Warning About Climate Change – The New York TimesHigher global temperatures are threatening glaciers, which cover 11 percent of Iceland and are prominent tourist attractions.www.nytimes.com

https://www.sciencealert.com/iceland-just-held-a-funeral-for-the-first-glacier-killed-by-climate-change

Iceland Just Held a Funeral For The First Glacier Killed by Climate Change
In 1901, a geological map of Iceland’s Central Highlands depicted the Okjökull glacier as a large swathe of ice spanning 38 square kilometres. By 1945 it had shrunk to just 5 square kilometres. Not long after 2005, it was all but gone.www.sciencealert.com

https://www.ctvnews.ca/sci-tech/earth-s-future-is-being-written-in-fast-melting-greenland-1.4557148

Earth’s future is being written in fast-melting Greenland | CTV Newshttp://www.ctvnews.ca

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