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The Tibetan nomads in the Himalayas have always had a hard life. But the living conditions at 4,500 meters have gotten even worse because of climate change. Significantly lower summer rainfall and winter temperatures as low as 40 degrees below zero test the endurance and resolve of the people. Additionally, in Chinese-ruled Tibet, there has been increasing pressure on the nomads to give up their traditional way of life.