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Climate Change Hits Alaska

by Robert Hunziker Valdez, Alaska carries the moniker: the “snowiest place in the United States,” receiving on average 300-to-600 inches per year. Additionally, Valdez is the end of the line for the Tans-Alaska Pipeline that… Read More

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Abrupt Ice Shelf Collapse(s)

by Robert Hunziker UPDATED Imagine a 1,160 square mile ice sheet (equivalent in size to Los Angeles, Dallas plus Chicago), which had been stable for thousands of years, suddenly collapsing and crumbling into thousands of… Read More