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Dienstag, 13. April 2010
Peru glacier breaks up, causes tsunami
A part of a glacier broke off and plunged into a lake in Peru, causing a 23m tsunami wave that swept away at least three people and destroyed a water processing plant serving 60,000 local residents, government officials said Monday. From msnbc
SPÖTL et al.(2006):The last and the Penultimate Interglacial as Recorded by Speleothems From a Climatically Sensitive High-Elevation Cave Site in the Alps. In SIROCKO, F. et al. (ed): The climate of past interglacial. Developments in Quaternary Science 7.