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What Does a Melting Glacier Sound Like? More Data for Climate Scientists

The study of global warming through sound has boomed in recent years thanks to the availability of cheap, high-quality devices.

Global Warming Impacts Patagonia's Massive Glaciers

Photographer: Mario Tama/Getty Images

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The sound of melting glaciers is disturbingly similar to the psychedelic tunes that made Jim Morrison’s The Doors one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all times.