Glaciers in the high mountains of Asia make a substantial contribution to the water supply of millions of people and they are retreating and losing mass as a result of human-caused climate change. https://t.co/UJYE1HsnXp
A striking interactive story on melting glaciers via @nytimes. Even if the planet only warms by 1.5C—which is what the signatories to the #ParisAgreement are aiming for—1/3 of all Asian glaciers will have melted by 2100 (Source: https://t.co/TjBNtvfScF).
Nature paper here https://t.co/tXWwRAlNpr