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Catastrophic glacier collapse

Keane, James Tuttle (2018) Catastrophic glacier collapse. Nature Geoscience, 11 (2). p. 87. ISSN 1752-0894. doi:10.1038/s41561-018-0063-2.

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Kääb et al. report two massive, catastrophic collapse of neighbouring glaciers in Tibet. These collapses were caused by a combination of warmer and wetter climate and weak bedrock material, and finally triggered by unusually large amounts of water beneath the glaciers from melt and rain in summer 2016.

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Additional Information:© 2018 Macmillan Publishers Limited, part of Springer Nature. Published online: 22 January 2018.
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