In pictures: Swiss glaciers have shrunk by half in 85 years – and the melt is speeding up

In pictures: Swiss glaciers have shrunk by half in 85 years - and the melt is speeding up

Switzerland’s 1,400 glaciers have shrunk by more than half in the last 85 years, a new study has found – and the rate at which they are melting is only accelerating. The alpine country is famous for its majestic icy landscape. But according to researchers from ETH Zurich and the Swiss Federal Institute of Forest, … Read more