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Ice Caps In Africa, Tropical South America Likely To Disappear Within 15 Years

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February 19, 2001
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Many glaciers and ice caps atop mountains in Africa and South America will probably have melted within the next 15 years because of global warming and little can be done to save them, an Ohio State University researcher explained today.

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Many glaciers and ice caps atop mountains in Africa and South America will probably have melted within the next 15 years because of global warming and little can be done to save them, an Ohio State University researcher explained today.


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Ohio State University. (2001, February 19). Ice Caps In Africa, Tropical South America Likely To Disappear Within 15 Years. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 17, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/02/010219081607.htm
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