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Ski resort under fire for using helicopter to deliver snow

Ski resort under fire for using helicopter to deliver snow

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  1. Back when I was a kid, snow came from the clouds.

  2. That can’t possibly be economical

  3. Textbook example of why we’re so fucked as a species. We unfortunately did not manage to out-evolve our technological progress…

  4. How to accelerate the disastrous problem so some Europeans can keep pretending their lifestyle isn’t devastating the planet.

    Repeat until the planet is unliveable.

  5. This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://www.euronews.com/2020/02/17/ski-resort-under-fire-for-using-helicopter-to-deliver-snow) reduced by 81%. (I’m a bot)
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    > By Euronews with AFP. A French ski resort has drawn criticism for using helicopters to deliver snow after exceptionally mild weather has all but dried up slopes.

    > The Luchon-Superbagneres resort in the Pyrennees used helicopters on Friday and Saturday to move about 50 tonnes of snow from higher mountains to the station.

    > In France – the second ski destination in the world after the US, the ski season generates €9 billion annually and 120,000 jobs.

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