Gelu Sulugiuc

Thunder? It’s the sound of Greenland melting

Atop Greenland's Suicide Cliff, from where old Inuit women used to hurl themselves when they felt they had become a burden to their community, a crack and a thud like thunder pierce the air. ''We don't have thunder here. But I know it from movies,'' says Ilulissat nurse Vilhelmina Nathanielsen, who hiked with us through the melting snow.

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