Jakobshavn Isbrae glacier broke its own speed record again, quadrupling its summer run to the sea between the 1990s and 2012.
Geologists recently discovered massive canyons and valleys hidden beneath the glaciers of West Antarctica. Continue reading →
Natural disasters, war and other human activities left geographic scars seen from space.
Plenty of studies have shown that the Arctic is warming and that the ice caps are melting, but how does it compare to the past, and how serious is it?
Soot in the smoke billowing from Industrial Age coal-burning factories seems to have sullied the glaciers, causing them to melt, although average temperatures in Europe were dropping. Continue reading →
On the 60th anniversary of the first ascent of Everest, a spectacular new website highlights the mountain's retreating glaciers. Continue reading →
This year the Arctic has undergone some of its most astounding changes.
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