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Alaskan Glaciers Are Growing

by | 17th, October 2008

THE glaciers are growing, not melting:

A bitterly cold Alaskan summer has had surprising results. For the first time in the area’s recorded history, area glaciers have begun to expand, rather than shrink.

Alaska is c-c-cold in winter:

It was also the first time since any records began being that the glaciers did not shrink during the summer months.

And records began in the 1770s.


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