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Climate change ‘dangerous for alpine regions’

June 16th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): A new study has suggested that climate change can cause increasing and unpredictable hazard risks in mountainous regions.Researchers from University of Exeter and Austria said that the Alpine ... Read more...

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Global warming not the only cause behind Great Aletsch Glacier’s illness

June 5th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 05 (ANI): Man-made global warming may not be the only reason behind the receding of the Great Aletsch Glacier, which is the largest Alpine glacier, in Valais, Switzerland.The glacier ... Read more...

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Oetzi the Iceman dressed like a herdsman

August 21st, 2008 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 21 (ANI): A new study has shown that a famous Neolithic Iceman, Oetzi, whose mummified remains were discovered in an Alpine glacier in 1991, dressed like a herdsman in ... Read more...

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