Jorge Montt Glacier footage
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Chile glacier record retreat footage released

Researchers in Chile have released time-lapse footage of the dramatic retreat of a glacier in Patagonia.

The footage, which shows a yearly cycle of the Jorge Montt Glacier, demonstrates that the glacier is melting - at a rate the scientists say is faster than any other in Chile.

  • 08 Dec 2011
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