M Jackson

As glaciers retreat

As glaciers retreat

Icelandic glaciers will lose 25 to 35 percent of present volume over the next 50 years, largely as a result of global climatic changes. Never before in human history has ice worldwide decreased as quickly as it has over the last several decades. The disappearing ice holds staggering consequences.

For a couple of years I was living on the south coast of Iceland, and one day, a man knocked on the door of my home.

He asked if I wanted to see something. No adjectives. Just, did I want to see something?...

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