BBC Article - began to note that the rate of ice that was disappearing on the mountain It was discovered that the main covering of the ice shrunk

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BBC Article “Snow melting on mount Kilimanjaro Tanzania” Scientists from America have discovered that snow and ice on the tallest mountin in the country of Africa, Kilimanjaro located in the country of Tanzania, is melting quickly and could disappear within 20 years. The research that has been published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science
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Unformatted text preview: , began to note that the rate of ice that was disappearing on the mountain. It was discovered that the main covering of the ice shrunk eighty five percent since 1912. Much of the ice shrunk by more than fifty percent in the past nine years. The research has recognized increasing global warming is the true reason of melting of the snow....
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