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Sounds of a Icy Giant (The)

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6509

Duration

00:08:05

Production year

2018

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Summary

Due to climate change, the Argentière glacier in the French Alps has been losing a metre of thickness every year for the past 30 years. A team of scientists has equipped the icy giant with more than 100 sensors to listen to its inner workings for a month.

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