Eternal (?) Ice

North side of Grosser Geiger and the rapidly melting Obersulzbachkees as seen from an aeroplane; Aug. 2007.

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Ejnar Fjerdingstad

Ejnar Fjerdingstad - Aug 28, 2007 11:45 am - Voted 10/10

Not Even

the mountains themselves are eternal. We live near a mountain chain that is 300 millions years old, the tallest is 614 m. Once they were as tall as the Alps.

wuedesau

wuedesau - Aug 28, 2007 11:56 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Not Even

You are right, as a geologist I know of course that nothing remains as it is (and even Heraklit knew it 2500 years ago). The question mark was intended to provoke.
Best regards, Klaus

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