Himalayan glaciers show mixed response to climate change

Deutsche Welle: Glacier melt is threatening water supplies Melting glaciers usually serve as one of the most vivid reminders of global warming. Yet in some places - such as in parts of the Himalayan mountain range - climate change has actually made them advance. For centuries, the communities living at the foothills of the Himalayas have depended on the water that flows down from the mountains. The region's many rivers are fed by melting snow and monsoon rains, eventually joining the powerful currents of the......

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