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Iceland holds funeral for first glacier lost to climate change

Photo by: The Guardian

Nation commemorates the once huge Okjokull glacier with plaque that warns action is needed to prevent climate change Iceland has marked its first-ever loss of a glacier to climate change as scientists warn that hundreds of other ice sheets on the subarctic island risk the same fate. As the world recently marked the warmest July ever on record, a bronze plaque was mounted on a bare rock in a ceremony...

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