Mer de Glace Glacier in the Alps has lost 1000 meters in 130 years and thinned 150 meters in the last 100. Children don helmets and clamp on crampons and to run playing on crevices between the last bit of melting ice on the northern slopes of Mont Blanc.
- Melissa Farlow
- Image Size
- 3504x2336 / 4.9MB
- Contained in galleries
- Alps_National Geographic magazine 2/2006