Eye-Opening Photos That Prove Climate Change Is Real

This pair of historical images posted to the NASA Climate 365 Project’s Tumblr page show just how dramatically Alaska’s Muir Glacier has retreated and thinned over the second half of the 20th century.

In just 60 years, the front of the glacier moved back about seven miles and its overall thickness decreased by more than 2,625 feet, according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center.

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