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Andes Glaciers Vanishing Rapidly, Study Finds

The ice-capped peaks of the Cordillera Blanca mountain range in Peru, seen in 2007.

Global warming

December 14, 2012

Global warming is leading to such severe storms, droughts and heat waves that nations should prepare for an unprecedented onslaught of deadly and costly weather disasters, an international panel of climate scientists said in a report issued earlier this year.