By Jeremy Lovell
LONDON (Reuters) - Most of the glaciers on the Antarctic peninsular are in headlong retreat because of climate change, a leading scientist said on Thursday.
"The peninsular could end up looking like the Alps if the glaciers retreat far enough from the sea..."
(AND): "Scientists have predicted that global temperatures could rise by up to two degrees centigrade this century, pushing the planet into the unknown with rising sea levels and an increase in extreme weather events threatening millions of lives."
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