Spin away righties. I guess the earth is a little bigger than New York and Boston, right?


2 more glaciers gone from Glacier National Park

(04-07) 11:23 PDT Billings, Mont. (AP) --

Glacier National Park has lost two more of its namesake moving icefields to climate change, which is shrinking the rivers of ice until they grind to a halt, a government researcher said Wednesday.

Warmer temperatures have reduced the number of named glaciers in the northwestern Montana park to 25, said Dan Fagre, an ecologist with the U.S. Geological Survey. He warned the rest of the glaciers may be gone by the end of the decade.

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