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Encyclopedia of Global Change

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005

The cryosphere is that part of the Earth's surface or subsurface environment that is composed of water in the solid ...

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Magic Universe: A Grand Tour of Modern Science

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Science and technology, History of Science
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2,865 words

Ice sheets, sea-ice and mountain glaciers tell a confusing tale ...

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A Dictionary of Weather (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2008

The portion of the Earth's environment in which water is in the frozen state. The cryosphere thus consists of ice ...

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011

The cryosphere (from Greek kryos, “cold”) refers to parts of the Earth's surface that contain frozen water: polar ice ...

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