Deglaciation is the melting of glaciers or a decrease in ice sheets. While deglaciation helped mark the end of the last ice age, glacial retreat in the 21st century helps support the scientific theory of global warming.
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Climatology, Conservation, Earth Science
One result of deglaciation is ice loss from glaciers like that seen from the Perito Moreno Glacier in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina.
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May 20, 2022
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