`Melting of ice in Arctic and Himalayas to affect India, China`

Himalayan nations, including India and China, will be affected in a big way by the melting of the ice in Arctic and the glaciers in Himalayas, Iceland President lafur Ragnar Grimsson today warned.

Scientists rely on lasers to measure glacial melting

Scientists are now using lasers to measure glacial melting in Switzerland and how much ice is being lost.