Why are glaciers shrinking at record rates?

Glaciologists are finding that glaciers around the world are shrinking at ever increasing rates, whilst some people prefer to rubbish the idea that this might be an indication of changing global climates, there is little by way of a meaningful explanation that satisifes the evidence without invoking climate change:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/7299561.stm

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: