Human Contribution To Glacier Mass Loss Increasing

Human Contribution To Glacier Mass Loss Increasing

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By combining climate and glacier models, scientists have found unambiguous evidence for anthropogenic glacier mass loss in recent decades.

The researchers report that about one quarter of the global glacier mass loss during the period of 1851 to 2010 is attributable to anthropogenic causes. The fraction of human contribution increased steadily and accelerated to almost two thirds between 1991 and 2010…

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