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Ice That Took 1,600 Years To Form In Peru's Andes Melted In Only 25, Scientists Say

04/05/2013 04:29 am ET

Glacial ice in the Peruvian Andes that took at least 1,600 years to form has melted in just 25 years, scientists reported Thursday, the latest indication that the recent spike in global temperatures has thrown the natural world out of balance.

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