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2013-09-03. NASA-Led Study Reveals Industrial Soot's Role in 1800s Glacier Retreat.

posted Sep 6, 2013, 9:28 AM by Alan Gould
For GSS Climate Change chapter 8. Excerpt: A NASA-led team of scientists has uncovered strong evidence that soot from a rapidly industrializing Europe caused the abrupt retreat of mountain glaciers in the European Alps that began in the 1860s, a period often thought of as the end of the Little Ice Age.... http://www.nasa.gov/press/2013/september/nasa-led-study-reveals-industrial-soots-role-in-1800s-glacier-retreat/  NASA RELEASE 13-273.