Future of the Environment

Ice stupas: the artificial ‘glaciers’ that can solve the Himalayan water crisis

Real glaciers are melting. One scientist's solution is artificial glaciers called 'ice stupas' Image: Rolexawards.com

Jennifer Morris

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Sonam Wangchuk, the scientist behind the idea of ice stupas Image: Rolexawards.com

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