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Speed at which world’s glaciers are melting has doubled in 20 years – The Guardian

Glacier melt contributing more to sea-level rise than loss of Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets, say experts

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Our disappearing glaciersGlacier melt contributing more to sea-level rise than loss of Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets, say experts
The melting of the worlds glaciers has nearly doubled in speed over the past 20 years and contributes more to sea-level rise than either the Greenland or Antarctic ice sheets, according to the most comprehensive global study of ice rivers ever undertaken.
Scientists say human-driven global heating is behind the accelerating loss of high-altitude and high-latitude…

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