Vanishing Into Thin Air
Glaciers are shrinking, not just on Kilimanjaro but worldwide. Does it matter?
Visit the peak's six ecological zones, from steamy rain forests to arctic summit.
The Seven Summits
Explore the highest mountain on each of the seven continents.
Find out how mountains create their own distinct weather patterns.
Glaciologist Lonnie Thompson explains why glaciers are like coal-mine canaries for the climate, and why we need to read their archives fast.
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Airs on PBS May 29, 2007
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