The glaciers of Iceland seemed eternal. Now a country mourns their loss | Andri Snær Magnason

My grandparents mapped these giants of the landscape. A plaque will mark the spot where the first was lost to the climate crisis

How do you write a eulogy for a glacier? Think about it. How would you go about that, having grown up with glaciers as a geological given, a symbol of eternity? How do you say goodbye?

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Source: theguardian
The glaciers of Iceland seemed eternal. Now a country mourns their loss | Andri Snær Magnason