10/18/02
Catastrophe! Our Mt. Kilimanjaro Key Chains and Paper Weights Will be Useless.

"The ice will be gone by about 2020," said Thompson, the first author of a study appearing Friday in the journal Science. The diminishing ice already has reduced the amount of water in some Tanzanian rivers and the government fears that when Kilimanjaro is bald of snow the tourists will stop coming.