melting

Space

Scientists Want to Monitor Space Debris from Warming Russian Arctic

A MIPT team is building prototype observatories over the coming weeks in Amderma, Nenets Autonomous Region.
Becky Ferreira
11.19.18
Extinction Tourism

Tourists Are Flocking to Iceland to See the Glaciers Before They’re Gone

Climate change is fuelling a tourism boom.
Lisa Cumming
4.30.17
no chill

A 22,000-Year-Old Ice Core Melted Because of a Broken Freezer

Well, shit.
Jordan Pearson
4.6.17
climate change

I Travelled to the Arctic to Plunge a Probe Into the Thawing Permafrost

Climate change is completely reshaping the region.
Sarah Hewitt
4.1.17
Canada

Inside the Freezing-Cold Lab Where Scientists Practice Arctic Icebreaking

Temperatures dip down to -25°C (-13°F).
Drew Brown
12.25.16
climate change

This Melting Glacier in Antarctica Could Raise Sea Levels By 11 Feet

The Totten Ice Shelf is melting and it could have significant global impact.
Grennan Milliken
12.17.16
climate change

The Earth's Poles Have Lost Enough Ice to Cover Texas Four Times

And the Arctic is expected to shrink by 5 percent each decade from here on out.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
12.7.16
Canada

The Ten-Year Mission to Study All the Ways the Arctic Is Doomed

Climate change is wreaking havoc on the Arctic faster than anywhere else on earth, so NASA is leading the charge to find out how bad things really are.
Matthew Braga
9.1.15
Science

This Simulation Found Most Glaciers Near Mount Everest Could Be Gone By 2100

One model showed glacier mass loss ranging between 70 and 99 per cent. Thanks, climate change.
Jacqueline Ronson
5.27.15
video

Watch This Clump of Gak Barely Melt Under a Ball of Red-Hot Nickel

Need sound.
Jordan Valinsky
3.13.15
earth

The Climate Future of Greenland's Ice Sheet Looks Worse Than Previously Thought

A new model means faster melting of the colossal Greenland Ice Sheet.
Michael Byrne
9.29.14
earth

Climate Change Is Making Cold Snaps More Rare, On Average

A new study questions models predicting more Arctic weather finding its way to the continental US.
Michael Byrne
6.15.14