GLACIAL LAKE

  • Lake atop Himalayas could burst, cause devastation: study February 11, 2013

    Bangalore: A satellitebased study has indicated that a huge glacial lake has formed atop the Himalayas in Sikkim with a "very high" potential for it to burst and create devastation downstream. Analysis of satellite data has revealed that the lake has formed at the snout of South Lhonak glacier, that...