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Jul 15, 2006, 4:58 PM
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Unexpected Tourist Attraction on Eiger's East Face.
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Up to two million cubic meters of rock is poised to collapse from the eastern face of the Eiger as a result of glacier contraction. This has been a boon for the resort town of Grindelwald as hundreds of spectators and reporters flock to the town to wittiness the spectacle first hand. The NBC reports


Also from The Neue Zurcher Zeitung of Switzerland. (In English)


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...and most of you thought that the Bush administration's refusal to sign the Kyoto agreement was a bad thing.


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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=477hxSDb2yY


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Thanks for the video link. If thats 700,000 qube of rock, the other 2,000,000 is going to be very impressive when it comes down.


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