November 2, 2011

Significant annual temperature rise is causing glaciers in the southwest China to melt rapidly

Scientists in China report on October 25, 2011 that significant annual temperature rise is causing glaciers in the southwest to melt rapidly, with major rivers such as the Yangtze, Yellow and Lancang also diminishing amidst concerns that they might disappear within a decade.

Sources: Xinhua Net, UPI.com, Science Daily

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