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Eternal ice loss threatens Mongolian reindeer herders’ way of life | Science News

Eternal ice loss threatens Mongolian reindeer herders’ way of life | Science News

Mongolian reindeer herders help scientists piece together the loss of the region’s vital “eternal ice” patches.

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