Glaciers

In recent years with sharp summer sea ice decline, the Arctic seems more sensitive to climate warming than elsewhere on Earth. But are other frozen features of Earth changing too? Notably, most of...

Much talk surrounds the deterioration of glaciers and ice sheets—particularly, how they are thinning and losing mass with global warming; but the mechanisms are complicated and scientists want to...

Does melting of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet (EAIS) pose a threat to sea level rise? Studies of the ice melt that fuels sea level rise often focus on the prominent warming and melting of glaciers...

One of the three major ice streams studied, the outlet of the Jakobshavn-Isbræ glacier produces about 10...
The Quelccaya Glacier in Peru is the largest glacier in the tropics. This glacier provides water to the city...
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