Ice Stupas of Ladakh - Communities in the arid high-mountain region of Ladakh rely on glacial water to feed streams and water crops during the spring and summer months. Global warming is dramatically re-shaping the future of these areas. Meet a Ladakhi teacher and engineer who devised a method to capture and store glacial runoff into magnificent ice pyramids.
Meet a Ladakhi teacher and engineer who captures glacial runoff into ice pyramids.
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