Lakes formed from melting glaciers are making the Himalayas less stable
Lakes formed from melting glaciers are making the Himalayas less stable 3There are almost 22,000km² of glacier ice in the Himalaya, the spectacular arc of mountains that stretches from north-west India to south-east China. These glaciers are the source of mighty rivers such as the Ganges, the Indus and the Brahmaputra, which hundreds of millions of people depend on for their daily needs. For scientists, the …
News story posted on 2020-01-24T05:38:00.0000000Z