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icy peak of kebnekaise mountain has melted due to the record summer heat

Sweden’s highest point set to lose title as glacier melts

Glacier on the southern tip of Kebnekaise mountain shrinks due to record Arctic temperatures — Sweden’s highest peak, a glacier on the southern tip of the Kebnekaise mountain, is melting due to record hot Arctic temperatures and is no longer the nation’s tallest point, scientists said on Wednesday. “I’ve never seen this much melted snow …

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Last year was warmest ever that didn’t feature an El Niño, report finds

State of the climate report found 2017 was the third warmest with a record high sea level and destructive coral bleaching — Last year was the warmest ever recorded on Earth that didn’t feature an El Niño, a periodic climatic event that warms the Pacific Ocean, according to the annual state of the climate report …

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