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Their goal: inspect a glacier whose melt may have serious consequences for global sea levels.
“This is a critical boundary in the world today,” Larter said. – @carolynbeeler
Crevasses and low points mark sites where future icebergs may calve. – @carolynbeeler
Rising sea levels here are likely to completely flood gravesites like these in less than a decade. – @EmilySchwing
She uses the fur to make mukluks, ruffs for parkas and other traditional clothing. – @EmilySchwing
For their entire lives, these kids have been told their village has to relocate.
Within the next three years, they could at least attend school off the island, roughly seven miles away. – @EmilySchwing